FBI investigating Sarai Sierra's deat...

FBI investigating Sarai Sierra's death in Istanbul

There are 30 comments on the MyFoxNY story from Feb 4, 2013, titled FBI investigating Sarai Sierra's death in Istanbul. In it, MyFoxNY reports that:

The FBI is playing a significant role in the investigation into the death of a New York City woman in Istanbul while on a solo vacation, a U.S. congressman said Monday.

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Since: Oct 12

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#1 Feb 5, 2013
Geez.....who would have thought, a young woman's vacation choice of leaving her small children home, and going alone to the middle-east for a photography adventure, might have been foolhardy?.....too bad, other great choices like hiking along the borders of Iran or North Korea, had already been done......The death of Common Sense, amoung human's has been a sad evolution.....
Dickweed

Ames, IA

#2 Feb 5, 2013
Don't worry soon there will be a connection in this straight to Obama.
There always is.
Everything that has happened in America since Obama was elected was his fault...directly.
The FBI will find the Obama connecion in this and then the GOP can spout their impeachment crap again.
Mike

West Babylon, NY

#3 Feb 6, 2013
She was drug trafficking...
Interesting guy

New York, NY

#4 Feb 6, 2013
Unfortunately it may be more to this story. I don't understand why her husband would let her travel alone to a third world country. I wouldn't.
shameless-li

United States

#5 Feb 6, 2013
why when in turkey did she leave there to go to the netherlands and germany for a few days???
to hook up with people she meet on the internet???

it's a shame that she got murdered, but i think that there is more to this story than what is being told to the public.
Midnight Express

White Plains, NY

#6 Feb 6, 2013
The DNA will lead to her killer. He will then beg to be extradited to the US.

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#7 Feb 6, 2013
shameless-li wrote:
why when in turkey did she leave there to go to the netherlands and germany for a few days???
to hook up with people she meet on the internet???
it's a shame that she got murdered, but i think that there is more to this story than what is being told to the public.
You are right, this all sounds way too screwey...Whose wife, leave's small kids at home, during the school year, then goes off to edgy countries to take photos?....This marriage sounds fragile to me.....
Anna

Elyria, OH

#8 Feb 7, 2013
There's a lot more to the story than what the family is telling. If they truly want to find out what happened to her and why then they need to be honest, especially the best friend who claimed she "backed out at the last minute". One source close to the investigation said ut “being cooperative and being helpful are two different things,” regarding her family "cooperating with investigators".
Just Saying

Central Islip, NY

#9 Feb 7, 2013
Mike wrote:
She was drug trafficking...
GIven her itinerary, and other facts revealed to date, that is a strong possibility.

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#10 Feb 7, 2013
Just Saying wrote:
<quoted text>GIven her itinerary, and other facts revealed to date, that is a strong possibility.
Istanbul and Amsterdam, make alotta sense, from a drug/hashish aspect....except drugs are tolerated in Holland....
shameless-li

United States

#11 Feb 7, 2013
she also had sex with a guy she meet in turkey...

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/man-cla...

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#12 Feb 7, 2013
shameless-li wrote:
she also had sex with a guy she meet in turkey...
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/man-cla...
Sound's like the Turkish police aren't taking that claim too seriously....
Borat

Canton, OH

#13 Feb 7, 2013
Is it true that she spent $10,000 on this trip, but her family had to scrounge up the cash to fly her body back home? If so, I wonder how many photos they'll have to sell to get that $10,000 back "for her children." I don't mean to be insensitive, but if half of the deails of this story are true, you have to feel terrible for the husband for planning a life with this woman.

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#14 Feb 7, 2013
So odd that her cellphone and purse were taken, but not her gold jewelry.....also wonder if they can find her phone by manufacturer's gps signal?.....
Mike

West Babylon, NY

#15 Feb 8, 2013
Borat wrote:
Is it true that she spent $10,000 on this trip, but her family had to scrounge up the cash to fly her body back home? If so, I wonder how many photos they'll have to sell to get that $10,000 back "for her children." I don't mean to be insensitive, but if half of the deails of this story are true, you have to feel terrible for the husband for planning a life with this woman.
She only had $400. She was staying for $17/ a night at some crappy place.
plotts

Selden, NY

#16 Feb 8, 2013
The actions of a bi polar,who fell in with the wrong crowd
lujan

Aguada, Puerto Rico

#17 Feb 11, 2013
an hispanic(turkish looking) women, part time jobber..leaves two kids, husband, mother and father,for a first time vacation.. gets seen with mysterious men..her husband seems to have been cool with the idea... and the state department quickly assigns an important liason person, inmediate and kind of exagerated media coverage in the US.. quick Turkish government invovlement supposedly to clarify the circumstances.. boy that sounds like CIA to me..
Billy Hayes

East Quogue, NY

#18 Feb 11, 2013
She didn't learn from my story, I guess she was just out for a good time.

I was done in by black hash, what was her drug of choice?
shameless-li

Denver, CO

#19 Feb 12, 2013
i guess her husband knew she was going there to meet someone...

http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/staten_isl...

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Since: Dec 07

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#20 Feb 12, 2013
plotts wrote:
The actions of a bi polar,who fell in with the wrong crowd
no doubt; which is why American's have no business going there in the first place

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