Family Of American ISIS Hostage Confirms She Has Died
Kayla Mueller's family received confirmation that their daughter, an ISIS hostage captured in 2013, has been killed. The cause of death is unknown.By Jake Godin | February 10, 2015
The family of Kayla Mueller, the American aid worker taken hostage by ISIS two years ago, has confirmed she has died in a statement released Tuesday.
"We are heartbroken to share that we’ve received confirmation that Kayla Jean Mueller has lost her life. Kayla was a compassionate and devoted humanitarian," the statement read. (Video via YouTube / kaylahanh)
According to CBS, ISIS sent the Mueller family an email confirming the death and included a photo. The photo showed that she had died recently, but how she died could not be confirmed.