New York Terrorist Brags of Killing Eight
New York terrorist, Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov, 29 told policement, from his hospital bed, he would have continued to mow down pedestrians near the World Trade Centre if he had not crashed his rental van CBS News sources report. Saipov said he was “pleased” with the fear and terror he brought to Lower Manhattan yesterday. He was unapologetic about his actions.
Saipov Yells, “ISIS will endure forever”
New York’s Governor Andrew Cuomo said investigators found a handwritten note referring to the Islamic State group in cab of the pick-up truck the terrorist drove to run-down victims. They also found 10 to 15 pieces of paper with writing in Arabic praising the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. One note read, “ISIS will endure forever.”
The terrorist, an immigrant from Uzbekistan, reportedly hired a white Home Depot truck and drove in down the bike path. He ran down cyclists and pedestrians until he crashed into a school bus, according to authorities. He was then shot in the abdomen after he jumped out of the truck. He was carrying air guns and he yelled, “Allah Akbar” (God is great) in Arabic. A soucrce told CBS the terrorist was happy about what he had done and made “no bones” about it. John Miller, the NYPD Commissioner of Intelligence said, “It looks like he had been planing this for a number of weeks. And did it in the name of ISIS. Other news sources are reporting he planned the attack for a year.
Saipov is presently a Florida resident. He was presently living in New Jersey with his wife and three children. He worked as a Uber driver. He arrived in the US in 2010. After killing eight people and injuring 11 others, he was taken into custody following the devastating incident.