American Police Officer Accused of Working to Help ISIS

36-year-old Nicholas Young, a D.C. transit officer, was arrested and charged with aiding ISIS.
1:21 | 08/03/16

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Two breaking news authorities say possible homegrown terror stopped in its tracks. An American police officer whose job it is to keep the subway safe than natural and Washington DC. It's tonight charged with trying to help crisis was there a possible terrorist within their own ranks. ABC's Barry groups on the undercover operation. Tonight law enforcement investigating one of their own. A transit police officer accused of trying to help terrorists. A loner in this tight knit community know I'm not shocked that he's involved with terrorism don't shot I've not talked at all and that shot because it was so weird. It's just Sosa creating kept to themselves. 36 year old Nicholas young arrested at work today and in court with an Al worst the first cop charged with eating a basis. Hundreds of thousands of people ride the train every single day under the careful watch of officers like young and but officials say young it never threatened the system. He allegedly sold prepaid phone cards to an undercover FBI agent posing as an ice is operative it sounds like he FBI have been watching him. For the better part of six years officials say young was part of a radical network he previously associated with Amin el Coley feet. Seen in this undercover FBI video reading an attack on the US capitol Mary Bruce ABC news Washington.

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