Zakaryia Abdin

Charged: March 31, 2017
Affiliation
ISIS
State
South Carolina
Sting
Yes
Involves Informant
No
Charges
  • Material support
FISA Notification
No
Awaiting Trial
Details
Zakaryia Abdin
  • Age
    Unknown
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Unknown
Zakaryia Abdin contacted an FBI undercover agent online, believing that the FBI agent was an ISIS facilitator who could help him join the terrorist group. For over a month, Abdin and the FBI agent communicated about the logistics of his travel to Syria. Abdin was arrested after going to the airport and collecting his boarding pass for a flight to Jordan.