Yahya Farooq Mohammad

Charged: September 25, 2015
Affiliation
Al Qaeda
State
Ohio
District
Northern District of Ohio
Sting
No
Involves Informant
No
Charges
  • Material support
  • Obstruction of justice
FISA Notification
Yes
Pleaded Guilty: July 06, 2017
Sentenced: November 04, 2017
Imprisonment
27 years and 6 months
Details
Yahya Farooq Mohammad
  • Age
    40
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Unknown
Yahya Farooq Mohammad, Ibrahim Zubair Mohammad, Asif Ahmed Salim, and Sultane Room Salim allegedly conspired to provide $22,000 to Anwar al-Awlaki of Al Qaeda. After his arrest on the terrorism-related charge, Mohammad was charged separately with attempted first-degree murder of a federal officer, solicitation to commit a crime of violence and use of interstate commerce facilities in commission of murder for hire. Mohammad and his wife allegedly conspired with an undercover FBI agent in a plot to kill a federal judge.