|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|
|Convictions:||Arms control violations, Material support for terrorists|
|Alleged Affiliation:||Tamil Tigers|
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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