Police said they had not immediately determined the identity of the two gunmen or whether they were linked to critics of the event Just before the shooting, a Twitter account using the name "Sharia is Light" posted about an impending attack on Texas, tweeting: “May Allah accept us as mujahideen [holy warriors]” alongside the hashtag #Texasattack.
The contest, which was offering a top prize of ,000 (£6,000), had received about 350 entries depicting Muhammad.
The PVIL, which began in 1920, served as the governing body for Texas' African American high schools until 1970 when the University Interscholastic League (UIL) assumed the role. Former PVIL high schools, athletic participants and coaches donated the exhibit items.
"In a lot of past cases when a school closed down trophies and other items got discarded," Roby said.
"This belongs to the state." The PVILCA members are glad that Dr.
Reports indicate that one of bin Laden’s sons was also killed in the raid, possibly 20-year-old Hamza bin Laden.
In January, 12 people were killed by gunmen in an attack against the Paris office of the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, which had lampooned Islam and other religions and used depictions of Muhammad.
Pamela Geller, president of the American Freedom Defence Initiative (AFDI), said that she planned the Sunday event to make a stand for free speech in response to the outcries and violence over drawings of Muhammad. "The war is here," she said, adding that she was already planning several more events.
Roby says DNA from a son and several half-siblings could confirm Osama’s identity with 99.9 per cent accuracy.
If, however, the government was able to obtain DNA from bin Laden’s body, his son and also that son’s biological mother – who might have been at the compound during the raid, it could perform DNA profiling with a “full paternity trio”, assuring 99.9 per cent accuracy, Roby says.