Siavosh Henareh

Charged: July 13, 2011
Affiliation
Hezbollah
State
New York
District
Southern District of New York
Sting
Yes
Involves Informant
Yes
Charges
  • Drug violations
FISA Notification
No
Found Guilty: November 26, 2012
Sentenced: March 19, 2013
Imprisonment
17 years and 6 months
Supervised Release
5 years
Details
Siavosh Henareh
  • Age
    62
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    White
Siavosh Henareh, an Iranian citizen; Bachar Wehbe, a Lebanese citizen; and Cetin Aksu, a Turkish citizen, conspired with undercover DEA informants to import heroin into the United States. As part of a sting, the DEA informants posed as affiliates of Hezbollah and said proceeds from the drug sales would fund the terrorist organization.
Current Location
US States Map
  • Lompoc
  • lompoc, CA
  • Medium Security
  • U.S. Penitentiary