WASHINGTON: A California man, who was killed in a shootout with the Pentagon police after he shot and injured two officers, had driven cross-country and arrived at the military headquarters' subway entrance armed with two semiautomatic weapons, authorities said on Friday.

John Patrick Bedell, 36, had apparently left behind Internet postings resentful of the U.S. government and airing suspicions about the September 11, 2001 attacks. — AP