Sudden Jihad in Dearborn
Thu, Sep 13, 2007 at 7:53:45 am PST
In Dearborn, police arrested a Muslim yesterday dressed in black clothing with camouflage paint, carrying an AK-47.
DEARBORN - Houssein Zorkot, a 26-year-old Dearborn resident, was arraigned Tuesday in 19th District Court on multiple felony charges, including carrying a dangerous weapon with unlawful intent — a five-year felony.
Zorkot, a third-year medical student at Wayne State University, was allegedly armed with an AK-47 assault rifle and dressed in black clothing with camouflage paint covering his face when he was arrested Saturday in Hemlock Park.
According to police, Zorkot was observed attempting to leave the park in a black SUV after officers had received reports of a man carrying a rifle in the area. He was placed under arrest and is scheduled to undergo a preliminary examination at 9 a.m. Sept. 21 in 19th District Court.
Zorkot has also been charged with one count of possession of a loaded firearm in a motor vehicle and one count of felony firearm. He remains in custody on a $1 million bond (cash, no 10 percent).
Is it another case of sudden jihad syndrome? No one is talking about it yet, of course, but that’s exactly what it is. In Zorkot’s own words.
From a page of photographs at zorkot.org, here’s the first one, uploaded on September 8, 2007:
The Start of My Personal Jihad (in the US)
[In Arabic Text][Believers who emigrated, and strive in the cause of Allah with their wealth and the greatest degree of themselves when God and those are winners]
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