Abdullahi Omar Fidse

Charged: May 25, 2011
Affiliation
Shabab
State
Texas
District
Western District of Texas
Sting
Yes
Involves Informant
Yes
Charges
  • Making false statements
  • Obstruction of justice
FISA Notification
No
Pleaded Guilty: December 05, 2012
Sentenced: July 25, 2013
Imprisonment
8 years
Released: May 15, 2018
Details
Abdullahi Omar Fidse
  • Age
    31
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Black
Abdullahi Omar Fidse made false statements to immigration officials and coached his wife, Deka Abdalla Sheikh, to lie to immigration officials as well. An informant recorded Fidse talking about committing acts of terrorism.