Kaan Sercan Damlarkaya

Charged: December 08, 2017
Affiliation
ISIS
State
Texas
District
Southern District of Texas
Sting
Yes
Involves Informant
Yes
Charges
  • Importation, manufacture, distribution, or storage of explosive material
  • Material support
FISA Notification
No
Awaiting Trial
Details
Kaan Sercan Damlarkaya
  • Age
    Unknown
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Unknown
Kaan Sercan Damlarkaya, who lived with his parents in Texas, corresponded online with FBI informants and undercover agents about supporting ISIS. He told the FBI informants and agents that he was interested in traveling to Syria to join ISIS or, failing that, moving forward with an attack in the United States. According to the FBI’s affidavit, Damlarkaya posted information on an unspecified social media platform regarding how ISIS members can build bombs.