The man who did hit a truck on the people in new York. Reported by ABC News, citing sources.
This 29-year-old Saifullo Saipov from Tampa, Florida.
According to witnesses, he skrizhal “Allahu Akbar” after hitting. This is the main reason why law enforcement authorities are considering terrorism as one of its motives.
According to the NBC News report that Saipov – an Uzbek citizen, he has a residence permit in the United States. He lives in Paterson, new Jersey. He had a driver’s license in Florida, and was specified the address in Tampa.
Each Saipov in Facebook, on Makarov NBC said that they met when both lived in Florida. According to him, the suspect worked as truck driver and taxi.
“He was a very happy guy. He loved the United States. He is not a terrorist. He is always happy, smiling all the time,” replied Makarov, which is also from Uzbekistan.
As reported, a man in a rented truck ran into the Bicycle lane at the intersection of chambers street and West street. He is detained. The police injured him during the arrest.
As a result of collision killed eight people. Consider the incident as a terrorist attack.