Omer Kuzu

Charged: August 01, 2019
Affiliation
ISIS
State
Texas
District
Northern District of Texas
Sting
No
Involves Informant
No
Charges
  • Material support
FISA Notification
No
Awaiting Trial
Details
Omer Kuzu
  • Age
    23
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Unknown
Omer Kuzu, an American citizen from Dallas, was detained by the Syrian Democratic Forces in Syria in early 2019. He confessed to FBI agents that he and his brother were smuggled into Syria by ISIS. Kuzu then received training from ISIS officials and was paid $125 per month to repair communications equipment for ISIS fighters.