Brahim Aoussaoui Biography — Wiki
Brahim Aoussaoui is a Tunisian migrant who allegedly attacked worshippers with a 12-inch blade in the Notre Dame basilica in Nice, killing a 65-year-old guard and 44-year-old woman and injuring an elderly woman.
Brahim Aoussaoui Age
Aoussaoui is 21 years old as of 2020.
Brahim Aoussaoui Emigration
According to information from the Italian Red Cross, Brahim Aoussaoui had arrived in Europe via the Italian island of Lampedusa on September 20 and arrived in Paris on October 9.
The entire world watched in horror yesterday the senseless attack on the basilica in Nice, Paris.
Brahim Aoussaoui’s Attack in Nice Church
According to several sources, Notre Dame church’s guard Vincent Loques opened the doors of the church at around 8:30 am on Thursday morning for setting up the church for the upcoming All Saints Day.
Brahim Aoussaoui arrived in Nice at around 6.30 am via the railway station, where he quickly changed his outfit, France’s chief anti-terrorism prosecutor Jean-Francois Ricard said.
CCTV showed him arriving in the church at 8.30 am and staying there for nearly half an hour.
He hacked 54-year-old sacristan Loques to death as he prepared for Mass. Meanwhile, he stabbed 44-year-old Simone Barreto Silva several times but managed to flee to a bar across the street, where she died.
Another elderly woman was butchered by Aoussaoui near the church’s holy water in a beheading attempt.
Brahim Aoussaoui’s Senseless Attack
Aoussaoui shouted ‘Allahu Akbar’ (‘God is greatest’ in Arabic) as he slaughtered the three Christians worshipping ahead of the Catholic holy day of All Saints Day on Sunday.
A picture showing Aoussaoui bleeding on the floor and being treated by paramedics after he was shot by police was tweeted by the head of the respected SITE organization.
Brahim Aoussaoui Under Investigation
Police responded to the incident at 9.10 am. They stormed the basilica, shooting and arresting the attacker.
According to investigators, two unused knives, a Koran and two mobile phones, in addition to a bag with some personal effects were found. He is still unknown to French security services.