Shahawar Matin Siraj
|Charge Date:||Wed Feb. 9, 2005|
|Investigation Type(s):||Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting|
|Charges:||Bombings, Explosives, Terrorist attacks on mass transport|
|Convictions:||Bombings, Explosives, Terrorist attacks on mass transport|
Shahawar conspired with James Elshafay to plant bombs in New York's Herald Square subway station. Shahawar befriended an undercover informant who said he had connections to "the Brotherhood" and assisted with the plot. He was sentenced to 30 years in prison.
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