Awais Younis

Charged: December 04, 2010
Affiliation
None
State
Virginia
District
Eastern District of Virginia
Sting
No
Involves Informant
No
Charges
  • Making threats
FISA Notification
No
Pleaded Guilty: March 07, 2011
Sentenced: March 07, 2011
Supervised Release
2 years
Other Sentence Details
time served
Released: Date unavailable
Details
Awais Younis
  • Age
    Unknown
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Unknown
Awais Younis threatened to bomb a Metro train during a Facebook chat conversation. He made other threatening statements to his associate, such as, “Tell your father to cancel work tomorrow.” He was arrested on conspiracy charges, but it is unclear if Younis’s threats were legitimate.