FBI hunts doctor from Flint area tied to Islamic State

Flushing — Federal agents are hunting for a suburban Flint medical school graduate who has fled to Syria and is believed to be working as a doctor for Islamic State extremists, The Detroit News has learned.

Mohamed Maleeh Masha Muslim TerroristSealed federal court records involving 24-year-old Flushing native Mohamed Maleeh Masha reveal an international search stretching from the battlefields of war-torn Syria to downtown Flint. The records, emerging while the city copes with fallout from a water crisis, offer a rare peek inside a federal terror investigation that could yield insight into Islamic State recruiting methods.

  • The Butterfly

    They are really creative with those names.

  • Alain

    Would anyone really accept a doctor looking like that and knowing he is Muslim?

    • Daviddowntown

      Not this cracker.

    • dance…dancetotheradio

      My son’s surgeon went on maternity leave and her sub was a muslim.
      We went to the first followup appointment and waited for her to come back before we went back again.

  • Gary

    Reminds me of that photo for Omar Khadr that the media passed around which Omar’s lawyer chose from his youth in the Grade 8 picture at age 12 .

    The CBC and STAR have some real morons on staff unless they are just the common traitor .