Rafiq Abdus Sabir

Charged: June 27, 2005
Affiliation
Al Qaeda
State
New York
District
Southern District of New York
Sting
Yes
Involves Informant
Yes
Charges
  • Material support
FISA Notification
Yes
Found Guilty: May 21, 2007
Sentenced: November 30, 2007
Imprisonment
25 years
Supervised Release
2 years
Details
Rafiq Abdus Sabir
  • Age
    64
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Black
Rafiq Sabir was an emergency room doctor and associate of Tarik Shah. Sabir became involved in a terrorism support plot when Shah invited him to serve as a medic for injured Al Qaeda members abroad. He attended a meeting with Shah and an informant and was recorded making a pledge to Al Qaeda.
Current Location
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  • Danbury
  • danbury, CT
  • Low Security
  • Federal Correctional Institution