Tag : Ahmad Rahami
title : New York Bomber 'Found Religion' on Trips to Afghanistan 2 Years Ago
summary : The man arrested Monday for setting explosives in New York and New Jersey that injured 29 people, Ahmad Rahami, was an 'Americanized' asylum seeker who moved to the United States with his family in 1995 when he was 7 years old. Called A "class clown," he was considered nice and friendly by schoolmates and worked at his family's chicken restaurant in Elizabeth, N.J. However, acquaintances said Rahami changed drastically after he returned from a trip to his home country of Afghanistan, two years ago, apparently then focused on his Muslim religion.
date : Sep 20, 2016 07:17 PM EDT
title : Authorities Identify Ahmad Khan Rahami as Suspect in New York Explosions
summary : Authorities have identified a suspect in the Manhattan explosion case as a 28-year-old New Jersey resident of Afghan descent who may be armed and dangerous, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Monday.
date : Sep 19, 2016 08:20 AM EDT