Breaking News!!: San Francisco, CA: Wife of the shooter in the terrorist attack at the Pulse Nightclub has been arrested.
The wife of the shooter in the terrorist attack at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida in June 2016 has been arrested.
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The F.B.I. confirmed on Monday, January 16th, 2017 that Noor Salman, wife of Omar Mateen, was arrested at her home outside of San Francisco, California in connection with the June 2016 attack at at the Pulse nightclub.
Noor Salman was charged with obstruction of justice and a hearing is scheduled for February 2017.
The case is being handled by the U.S. Central District Court in Florida.
Noor Salman has a 4 year old child and has filed court documents to change the boy’s name.
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Omar Mateen was killed in a firefight with law enforcement after the gunman killed 49 people and wounded 53 people in the in the terrorist attack at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida on Sunday, June 12th, 2017.
During the terrorist attack, Omar Mateen called 911 and pledged his allegiance to the terror group ISIS and referenced the Boston marathon bombers as he told hostages.