Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov, a resident of Patterson, NJ an Uzbek immigrant who came to the United States in 2010 is alleged an ISIS inspired terrorist killer using a Home Depot rental truck to mow down innocent victims in lower Manhattan yesterday afternoon.
Eight victims are reportedly dead with another 15 injured.
Saipov was apprehended by NYC police after departing the vehicle screaming "Allah akbar" after leaving the intentionally crashed vehicle.
The alleged terrorist Saipov left a note pledging allegiance to ISIS. He reportedly worked as a Uber driver while living in Patterson, NJ the past six months.
|Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov|
Saipov entered the United States in 2010 and obtained a green card through an immigration lottery program sponsored by NY Senator Chuck Schumer.
The terrorist attack is the largest on New York City since 9-11.