Pulse gunman’s father revealed as FBI informant, but judge won’t dismiss case
ORLANDO, Fla. – Pulse nightclub gunman Omar Mateen’s father, Seddique Mateen, was an informant for the FBI for more than a decade before the 2016 mass shooting and is facing a criminal investigation in connection with money transfers to Turkey and Afghanistan. … Mateen made at work in 2013 about belonging to terrorist organizations. Defense […]
Pulse gunman’s widow said ‘I knew’ about husband’s plot, FBI agent testifies
ORLANDO, Fla. — In the hours after the massacre at Pulse nightclub, FBI Special Agent Ricardo Enriquez transcribed a statement from Noor Salman, the widow of shooter Omar Mateen. As he finished, he asked her to add a passage in her own writing, saying he had treated her fairly, he testified Monday.
Pulse survivors, first officer at the scene testify in Noor Salman’s trial
ORLANDO, Fla. — Bobby Rodriguez was in the bathroom at Pulse nightclub when Omar Mateen opened fire, she said Wednesday, during the first day of testimony in the trial of Mateen’s widow, Noor Salman. “I panicked, I threw myself into the toilet seat and picked up my feet,” she recalled.