Hamid Hayat

Charge Date: Thu Jun. 16, 2005
Investigation Type(s):Informant, Sting
Charges:Making false statements, Material support for terrorists
Outcome:Found guilty
Convictions:Making false statements, Material support for terrorists
State:California
Alleged Affiliation:Al Qaeda
Description:

Hayat spent two years at an Al Qaeda training camp in Pakistan. An informant recorded hundreds of hours of conversations in which Hayat professed his support for violent jihad. His father Umer was charged with lying to authorities. Hamid Hayat was sentenced to 24 years in prison.

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