Asher Abid Khan

Charged: May 24, 2015
Affiliation
ISIS
State
Texas
District
Southern District of Texas
Sting
No
Involves Informant
No
Charges
  • Material support
FISA Notification
No
Pleaded Guilty: December 04, 2017
Sentenced: June 25, 2018
Imprisonment
1 year and 6 months
Released: Date unavailable
Details
Asher Abid Khan
  • Age
    27
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Unknown
Asher Abid Khan and Sixto Ramiro Garcia attempted to travel to Syria to join ISIS. Assisting them was Mohamed Zuhbi, an Australian who allegedly operates out of Iraq and Syria. Garica made it to Syria, where he was killed. Khan traveled to Turkey but returned to the United States before crossing into Syria. Khan was initially sentenced to 18 months in prison, but the Justice Department successfully appealed the sentence and Khan received 144 months.