During Nicholas Young’s trial, the jury was shown a photo of Young wearing a Nazi uniform, a photo of a woman carrying a “God bless Hitler” sign, and a dirtied Israel flag Young allegedly used as a doormat.
Nicholas Young, a former transit-agency police officer convicted in a sting operation of attempting to help the Islamic State, was sentenced Friday to 15 years in prison and 15 years of supervised release to follow.
A federal jury in Alexandria has convicted a former Metro Transit police officer for attempting to support the Islamic State and obstruction of justice.
A Metro Transit Police officer was indicted on federal terrorism charges on Thursday for trying to aide the Islamic State group and sending a text message intended to deceive federal investigators.
Metro Transit Police and the FBI had been tracking 36-year-old Nicholas Young for years, including tracking his social media activity, and could quickly respond if he ever posed a threat to rail riders, Metro officials said.
A former Metro Transit police officer charged with trying to assist the Islamic State group made his second appearance in federal court since his arrest.
A veteran officer with Metro Transit Police was charged Wednesday morning with trying to help ISIS, including an attempt to send $245 through gift cards to militants overseas.
Here are several questions and answers about the terrorism-related case of a former Metro Transit police officer.
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