|Charge Date:||Thu Sep. 27, 2001|
|Charges:||Criminal conspiracy, Immigration violations, Material support for terrorists|
|Alleged Affiliation:||Al Qaeda|
Hmimssa, a self-described "scam artist," lived with the four members an alleged sleeper cell in Detroit. He testified against them, describing them as extremists who wanted to attack the United States, ship arms to the Middle East, and smuggle "brothers" into the country. Omar Shishani discredited his testimony. Hmimssa pleaded guilty to credit card fraud and ID fraud. He was sentenced to more than six years in prison.
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