Il 21enne è stato fermato giovedì sera mentre entrava negli Stati Uniti. dal Messico attraverso Yuma, Arizona, secondo un tweet dell'agente di pattuglia capo del settore Yuma Chris T. Clem. He appears to have been wearing a jacket emblazoned with an American flag patch and another that stated: “Central Oneida County Volunteer.”
The man is allegedly from Saudia Arabia and “is linked to several Yemeni subjects of interest.”
Speaking to Fox News on Monday morning, Central Oneida County Volunteer Ambulance Corps Chief Thomas Meyers said the man, la cui identità non è stata rilasciata, has no affiliation with the New York-based group. Meyers added that he does not know who the man is or how he acquired one of their jackets, which is outdated from the version the ambulance corps now uses.