Sitora Yusufiy, who was married to Mateen in 2009 for three months, made the shocking claim on Brazilian television station SBT Brazil.
Her fiancé, Marco Dias, speaking in Portuguese on her behalf, said Yusufiy believed that Mateen had “gay tendencies” and that his father had called him gay in front of her.
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Lovebirds Discover They Were Preschool Classmates 30 Years Earlier" data-reactid="28"Lovebirds Discover They Were Preschool Classmates 30 Years Earlier"It blew my mind because I was already so in love with Justin," Amy continued.
"This connection just proved to me what my heart already felt -- he was my soulmate.""Our hearts found a connection at 3 years old very innocently, but it was enough to recognize it again 30 years later," she continued. Petersburg, Florida, took their serendipitous relationship a step further and got married in their hometown in front of 200 guests.
Justin then told his now-wife, "Don't you remember me telling you my first crush was a girl named Amy? I knew right then, I was this Amy," the bride continued.
Their suspicions were confirmed eight months later when Justin's mom found a class photo featuring the two of them.