Orange County sheriff's officials on Tuesday identified the suspect in series of fatal shootings and carjackings as Ali Syed, a 20-year-old community college student with no criminal record.
Authorities don't have a motive for the shootings, which began with the slaying of a woman at Syed's south Orange County home, spread north in a series of random and deadly carjackings, and ended with his suicide in the city of Orange.
Syed was described as an unemployed man who was taking a class at Saddleback College. He had no criminal record and was living with his parents on Red Leaf Lane in Ladera Ranch, Amormino said.
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