Patrick Abraham

Charged: June 19, 2006
Affiliation
Al Qaeda
State
Florida
District
Southern District of Florida
Sting
Yes
Involves Informant
Yes
Charges
  • Importation, manufacture, distribution, or storage of explosive material
  • Material support
  • Seditious conspiracy
Found Guilty: May 09, 2009
Sentenced: November 16, 2009
Imprisonment
9 years and 4 months
Supervised Release
15 years
Released: August 20, 2014
Details
Patrick Abraham
  • Age
    37
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Black
Patrick Abraham was a member of the Liberty City Seven, a group of Miami men who conspired to blow up the Sears Tower in Chicago and the FBI office in Miami. Elie Assaad, an informant posing as an Al Qaeda operative, led the plot. Abraham met with the informant, expressed interest in Al Qaeda training, and was videotaped pledging allegiance to the terrorist group. He also filmed prospective targets with Narseal Batiste, the leader of the group.