Alexander Ciccolo

Charged: July 22, 2015
Affiliation
ISIS
State
Massachusetts
Sting
Yes
Involves Informant
Yes
Charges
  • Assault
  • Firearms violations
  • Material support
  • Use, threats, or attempts to use weapons of mass destruction
FISA Notification
No
Pleaded Guilty: May 21, 2018
Sentenced: September 05, 2018
Imprisonment
20 years
Supervised Release
life
Details
Alexander Ciccolo
  • Age
    Unknown
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Unknown
Alexander Ciccolo, the estranged son of a Boston police captain, had communicated with a government informant about his intention to engage in a terrorist act. He then purchased three rifles and a handgun from the informant as part of a sting operation.