Who Is Ali Aliwi Alissa? Colorado Shooter Ahmad Alissa’s brother reveals details about him. Let’s find out what he has to say.
The Colorado Boulder shooting left 10 people dead and millions in shock when a gunman opened fire in the supermarket on Monday. And now that his name is revealed as the 21-year-old high school student, the shock never got a chance to wear off.
Ahmad Alissa, the primary suspect has been taken into custody by the police. However, he was injured in his legs and had to get admitted to the hospital for treatment. His current state is stable though.
While the motive behind the shootings remains a mystery, the suspect’s brother, Ali Aliwi Alissa has opened a few things up about the suspect.
Who is Ali Aliwi Alissa? Colorado Shooter Ahmad Alissa Brother
Ali Aliwi Alissa is the elder brother of Ahmad Alissa, the primary suspect of the Colorado shooting.
Moreover, Ali Aliwi is currently 34 years old, 13 years older than his brother. Giving an interview with The Daily Beast, he describes his brother as mentally ill and disturbed.
Suspect in Boulder grocery store massacre has been named as 21-year-old Ahmad Alissa of Arvada, Colorado https://t.co/NX4e6DooE4 pic.twitter.com/ppVqKPtSsd
— Daily Mail US (@DailyMail) March 23, 2021
Ali Aliwi Alissa Parents and Family
Unfortunately. Ali Aliwi Alissa’s parents have not come out yet. It is totally understandable given the situation they are in.
Speaking of his family, Ali also has a younger sister. She is 30 years old.
Moreover, his other sibling decided to keep a low-profile and didn’t give his name to the media.
No information is known about his wife or partner at the moment though.
UPDATE: The suspect has been identified by police as 21-year-old Ahmad Al Aliwi Alissa from Arvada https://t.co/iV0sU6Hhl0
— The Denver Post (@denverpost) March 23, 2021
Alissa Ethnicity and Religion: Where is he originally from?
Ali Aliwi Alissa originally comes from Syrian ethnicity. However, his nationality is American.
Furthermore, Alissa is recognized as a follower of the Islamic religion. However, religion has nothing to do with the shooting initiated by his brother, which, according to him, was a disturbed mind of a mentally ill person.
His brother, Ahmad is currently in custody and faces 10 counts of murder charges.