ISIS-Linked Hacker Arrives In U.S. To Face Terrorism Charges

January 28, 2016

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On January 27, 2016, the U.S. Justice Department announced that 20-year-old Ardit Ferizi from Kosovo had appeared before a U.S. judge in Virginia to face charges of providing material support to ISIS, as well as computer hacking and identify theft.

Freizi was arrested in Malaysia in October 2015 and recently extradited to the U.S. He faces up to 35 years in prison.

Source: Justice.gov, January 27, 2016.