Zacharia Yusuf Abdurahman

Charged: February 18, 2015
Affiliation
ISIS
State
Minnesota
Sting
Yes
Involves Informant
Yes
Charges
  • Material support
FISA Notification
No
Pleaded Guilty: September 16, 2015
Sentenced: November 13, 2016
Imprisonment
10 years
Supervised Release
20 years
Details
Zacharia Yusuf Abdurahman
  • Age
    23
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Black
Zacharia Yusuf Abdurahman was among a group of Somali-Americans in Minnesota who plotted to travel to Syria and join ISIS. The FBI recruited a member of the group, Abdirahman Bashir, to be an informant. Bashir was paid $41,000 to record their conversations about joining ISIS.
Current Location
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  • Pekin
  • pekin, IL
  • Medium Security
  • Federal Correctional Institution