Noor Zahi Salman allegedly knew about Mateen’s plot to carry out an attack at Pulse. Orlando shooter Omar Mateen wife is to be investigated by a grand jury of federal prosecutors.
Noor Zahi Salman may be charged for being an accessory to the forty nine counts of murder and fifty three counts of attempted murder.
She will also be charged with failure to notify the authorities about the coming terrorist attack. She also allegedly lied to the federal agents.
Orlando terrorist wife Noor Salman was interviewed by FBI agents in the aftermath of the massacre carried out on Sunday. The attack claimed 49 lives. 53 more people were wounded.
Orlando shooter Omar Mateen wife most probably knew about the impending attack but she chose to remain silent and did not reveal this fact to the appropriate authorities. Moreover, she did nothing to stop the carnage that her husband was about to unleash on the nightclub.
Pulse nightclub shooting is being regarded as one of the deadliest terrorist attacks in the history of the US. The perpetrator of the attack, Omar Mateen was killed by the authorities in a shootout early on Sunday.
Noor Zahi Salman is being touted as the wife of the slain attacker but there is no proof of this fact except that she is listed as his wife on a mortgage document pertaining to the year 2013. There is also the evidence of their family members who claim that they had been married and they also had a three year old son.
Orlando shooter Omar Mateen wife, Noor Zahi Salman made it known to the investigators that her husband had shared his plans to carry out a devastating attack.
It is also alleged that her husband called her from the Pulse nightclub while he was engaged in slaughtering innocent people. Noor Salman has also offered the details regarding her husband’s purchase of the gun before he carried out the attack.
A source revealed to a local newspaper that Noor Salman was cooperating with the authorities and had also revealed to them the violent aspirations of the her husband. She also told the investigators that Mateen had looked alternate locations for the attacks.
Mateen 29-year-old native of Fort Pierce, Florida entered the Pulse nightclub in the early hours of Saturday morning. He was armed with a rifle and a pistol. He began shooting indiscriminately.
During the carnage, he also called 911 pledging allegiance to the extremist group ISIS. Police have alleged that Mateen was fully prepared for the attack and had come with the intent to kill.