3 men arrested for conspiracy to support ISIS

Three Michigan residents were arrested Monday afternoon for conspiring to support ISIS, federal authorities said.
1:53 | 01/23/19

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FBI says these three men from the Lansing area are now locked up and facing charges for planning to join forces with a terror group ices. According to the FBI's joint terrorism task force the men are identified as 23 year old Mohammed muse 26 year old my. Mohamed Hagi and twenty year old me use muse. All three are naturalized US citizens born in Kenya. Who allegedly spent months discussing a legions to ice is through online videos that got the attention of undercover agents. We see people. Who are lonely who are looking for a long something these these individuals want to belong to a group and they they they find the ice is they find like minded individual. Within this charging document feds say muse news purchase to take it from Grand Rapids to travel to Somalia. In order to fight alongside ices with help from his co conspirators. They also talked about killing non believers one quote reads I love it man he put fuel on that dude he's burning that was funny dude. Another reads. You have spoken the truth just wait for the opportunity it will present itself if we are triple it's going to require some type of sacrifice. Another says I was supporting prices in my family before anyone did. I want to kill coup far the Arabic word for non believers. Yet they travel. And inadequate like citizen and the team. The fighters went through advice is there and it would have been directly on the field of battle against altered folks. Also mentioned in filings a plan to use a vehicle to run down non believers in America if traveling overseas didn't work. Since the FBI's investigation began the defendants FaceBook accounts have been deleted. They are very active in social media they utilize it to their benefit and we see from this complaint here that people as I. On this site are susceptible to their entreaties and they record oath of allegiance and transmit them over social media.

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