Who Shot Bin Laden? Former SEAL Takes Credit
Robert O'Neill, a former member of SEAL Team 6, has come forward as the shooter who killed Osama bin Laden.By Matt Picht | November 6, 2014
Who killed Osama bin Laden? The question at the heart of the 2011 raid on bin Laden's compound in Pakistan just got an answer Thursday, when a former Navy SEAL stepped forward to claim responsibility for the lethal bullet.
Robert O'Neill, a former member of SEAL Team 6, was one of the three U.S. soldiers in the room when bin Laden was fatally shot. He says his shot was the one that killed bin Laden. (Video via NBC)
O'Neill's identity was first made public by the military blog SOFREP in protest of his decision to come forward next week in an interview with The Washington Post and Fox News.