Rezwan Ferdaus

Charged: September 29, 2011
Affiliation
Al Qaeda
State
Massachusetts
Sting
Yes
Involves Informant
Yes
Charges
  • Importation, manufacture, distribution, or storage of explosive material
  • Firearms violations
  • Material support
FISA Notification
No
Pleaded Guilty: July 20, 2012
Sentenced: November 01, 2012
Imprisonment
17 years
Supervised Release
10 years
Details
Rezwan Ferdaus
  • Age
    34
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    White
Rezwan Ferdaus was arrested following an FBI sting involving an informant, undercover agents, and a plot to fly a grenade-laden, remote-controlled airplane into the U.S. Capitol. The FBI provided all the money and materials needed for the plot.
Current Location
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  • Victorville
  • victorville, CA
  • High Security
  • U.S. Penitentiary