FBI Was Warned About Ahmad Khan Rahami

How did the bombing suspect slip through the cracks?
0:50 | 09/21/16

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Want to get right to our senior justice correspondent Pierre Thomas here you've been working your sources who seeded neighbors heard the father called his own son a terrorist the FBI had been alerted. So why was any on the radar. David that's right the FBI got wind of this after a neighbor of Iraq Tommy's father called authorities report the overheard the farmers screaming. That Rami was quote a terrorist the FBI followed up interviewing the father. Who said that he'd the other terror accusations after a nasty domestic and be dispute involving his son. He called and said that the FBI that while he was concerned that his son was being I would bet people he did not believe that he was a terrorist. FBI officials told me today they closed the case after an investigation and interviews failed to show any ties to terrorism. They say there simply was dot enough to move forward noting that they get thousands of such cases every year. All right Pierre Thomas with a slot tonight as well here thank you.

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