GREENBELT, Md. – A Maryland man has been charged with plotting to kill a U.S. service member on behalf of ISIS, officials said.
Nelash Mohamed Das, 24, has been charged with attempting provide material support and resources to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant), a foreign terrorist organization, in connection with a plan to attack a U.S. military member, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said in a news release.
Authorities say Das is a citizen of Bangladesh who came to the United States in 1995 when he was four years old. He became a legal permanent resident and was living in Hyattsville, Maryland.