Mohamed Osman Mohamud

Charged: November 29, 2010
Affiliation
Al Qaeda
State
Oregon
District
District of Oregon
Sting
Yes
Involves Informant
Yes
Charges
  • Use, threats, or attempts to use weapons of mass destruction
FISA Notification
Yes
Found Guilty: January 31, 2013
Sentenced: October 01, 2014
Imprisonment
life
Details
Mohamed Osman Mohamud
  • Age
    28
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Black
Mohamed Osman Mohamud, a 19-year-old Somali-American, told an undercover FBI agent that he wanted to wage war in the United States. The undercover agent introduced Mohamud to another FBI agent posing as a weapons specialist. On November 26, 2010, Mohamud parked what he believed was a car bomb in downtown Portland, and then called a number that was to trigger the explosive.
Current Location
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  • Victorville Medium II
  • victorville, CA
  • Medium Security
  • Federal Correctional Institution