Thirunavukarasu Varatharasa

Charge Date: Tue Oct. 3, 2006
Investigation Type(s):Informant, Sting
Charges:Arms control violations, Criminal conspiracy, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering
Outcome:Found guilty
Convictions:Arms control violations, Material support for terrorists
State:Maryland
Alleged Affiliation:Tamil Tigers
Description:

Varatharasa was caught in a sting along with Haniffa Bin Osman, Helmi Soedirdja, Haji Subandi, Reinhard Rusli, and Erick Wotulo. He contacted undercover FBI agents about buying weapons for the Tamil Tigers. He was sentenced to more than four years in prison.

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