Bryant Neal Vinas

Charged: January 27, 2009
Affiliation
Al Qaeda
State
New York
District
Eastern District of New York
Sting
No
Involves Informant
No
Charges
  • Material support
  • Receiving terrorist training
  • Use, threats, or attempts to use weapons of mass destruction
  • Money laundering
Pleaded Guilty: January 27, 2009
Details
Bryant Neal Vinas
  • Age
    Unknown
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Unknown
Bryant Neal Vinas was captured in a terrorist training camp in Pakistan. He admitted to firing rockets on a U.S. military base in September 2008 and later became an informant to the U.S. government. He provided information about a plot to blow up a Long Island Rail Road commuter train in New York City’s Penn Station.