Muhanad Mahmoud Al Farekh

Charged: December 30, 2015
Affiliation
Al Qaeda
State
New York
District
Eastern District of New York
Sting
No
Involves Informant
Yes
Charges
  • Murder, attempted murder, or related offenses
  • Bombing, attempted bombing, or conspiracy to bomb a place of public use
  • Use, threats, or attempts to use weapons of mass destruction
  • Importation, manufacture, distribution, or storage of explosive material
FISA Notification
Yes
Found Guilty: September 25, 2017
Sentenced: March 13, 2018
Imprisonment
45 years
Other Sentence Details
Pending
Details
Muhanad Mahmoud Al Farekh
  • Age
    33
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Unknown
Muhanad Mahmoud Al Farekh traveled from the United States to Afghanistan, where he joined Al Qaeda. He participated in a truck bomb attack on a U.S. military base in Afghanistan.