I was right, he’s not an ethnic Finn…
Oh, and all that knew him liked him, thought he was a nice guy.
Student friends say: Zuhriddin Rashidov knows Finnish, is silent and unobtrusive – Expressen: Fugitive in Turku
On Thursday, the Swedish newspaper Expressen reported that the man was Zuhriddin Rashidov , 23, who was suspected of involvement in the planning of the Turku attack. According to the Swedish newspaper, the man has Finnish citizenship and is from Uzbekistan.
According to Ilta-Sanomat, Rashidov completed a Bachelor’s degree in Business Economics at the Turku Institute of Applied Sciences. He graduated in the spring of 2016.
– They were just the two of them when they were elsewhere. They were on the phone in the corridor like anybody else.
He studied at the same pace with others
– They came in later hours and left early. Obviously, they always prayed at a certain time. It was a matter that was agreed with the teachers because the teachers did not react to their tardiness.
According to the classmate, Rashidov graduated at the same time as the others.
– That way, at least he kep up with everyone else. He didn’t have to ask for help in his studies.