|Charge Date:||Thu Jun. 3, 2010|
|Investigation Type(s):||Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting|
|Charges:||Immigration violations, Material support for terrorists|
The government alleges that Bujol, a window washer, corresponded by e-mail with Anwar al-Awlaki, an Islamist cleric and Al Qaeda official. An informant posing as an Al Qaeda recruiter befriended Bujol and led him through training exercises. Bujol had earlier tried to fly to Egypt; he was arrested as he boarded a freighter bound for Yemen.
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