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UofL Graduate Could Be Linked To Death Of Saudi Journalist

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– One of the biggest mysteries making headlines around the world involving the disappearance of a Saudi journalist may have a Kentucky connection.

According to the New York Times, a man claiming to be a member of the Saudi assassination squad that allegedly killed Jamal Khashoggi went to school in Louisville.

The Times reports this man, Meshal Saad al-Bostani, is a lieutenant in the Saudi Air Force.

His Facebook pages lists him as a graduate of Trinity High School in Louisville, and also says he studied at UofL.

Neither school responded to request for comment.

Alexia Walters

Alexia Walters

Alexia is the Sunrise Digital Content Producer. She has been with the company since April 2017.
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