Awais Chudhary

Charged: August 30, 2019
Affiliation
ISIS
State
New York
District
Eastern District of New York
Sting
Yes
Involves Informant
No
Charges
  • Material support
FISA Notification
No
Awaiting Trial
Details
Awais Chudhary
  • Age
    Unknown
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Unknown
Awais Chudhary allegedly communicated online with two FBI undercover agents about his plan to conduct a knife and bomb attack in New York for ISIS. He allegedly took videos and photos of potential targets. The FBI provided Chudhary with an account for an unspecified online retailer that was preloaded with money. Chudhary allegedly used the account to purchase items for his planned attack, including a knife, a strap for his cell phone, gloves, and a mask.