Mohammad Zaki Amawi

Charged: February 15, 2006
Affiliation
None
State
Ohio
District
Northern District of Ohio
Sting
Yes
Involves Informant
Yes
Charges
  • Material support
  • Importation, manufacture, distribution, or storage of explosive material
  • Making threats against the president
  • Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas
Found Guilty: June 12, 2008
Sentenced: October 20, 2009
Imprisonment
20 years
Supervised Release
life
Details
Mohammad Zaki Amawi
  • Age
    37
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    White
Part of the Toledo terror ring, Mohammad Zaki Amawi showed the informant, Darren Griffin, videos on explosives, expressed his intent to acquire the materials, and utilized alleged contacts in the Middle East to procure them. The group conspired to wage violent jihad abroad, engaged in physical exercises and weapons training, downloaded and viewed materials for jihad training sessions, and recruited members to join their cell.
Current Location
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  • Beaumont Medium
  • beaumont, TX
  • Medium Security
  • Federal Correctional Institution