The FBI official stated a number of suggestions got here in to its tip web site and telephone line roughly 5 minutes earlier than John T. Earnest allegedly started taking pictures. He opened fireplace at 11:23 a.m. native time, in accordance with the San Diego Sheriff’s workplace.
The FBI was not in a position to decide the writer of the 8chan publish or the placement of their meant assault earlier than the taking pictures.
The 8chan publish linked to a hate speech-laden “open letter” signed with the title John Earnest. The letter talks about killing Jewish folks with out making reference to Poway, San Diego or Congregation Chabad.
On its Twitter account, 8chan claims they deleted the publish 9 minutes after it was revealed. CNN has reached out to 8chan and requested in the event that they alerted legislation enforcement to the publish, however has not but acquired a response.