Dearborn Heights Man 'Humiliated' By His Islamic State Terrorism ThreatsKhalil Abu Rayyan, 22, didn't commit terrorism, but federal prosecutors are asking for a severe punishment — eight years in prison.
Man Faces Sentence, Told Agent He Wanted 'Martyrdom' His lawyer says any threats made to the agent were boasts simply meant to impress her.
Man Linked To Detroit Church Threats Pleads Guilty To Gun ChargesThe maximum sentence is 10 years in prison on each charge.
Judge Won't Release Man Accused Of Planning Terrorist Attack On Detroit ChurchThe FBI says Khalil Abu-Rayyan has expressed support for Islamic State, but defense attorneys say he was simply trying to impress an undercover agent.
Dad Asks Judge To Release Son Who Is Accused Of Planning Terrorist Attack On Detroit ChurchThe father of a Dearborn Heights man accused of plotting to attack a church is promising to keep an eye on his son if a judge releases him.
Dearborn Heights ISIS Supporter Allegedly Planned Terrorist Attack On Detroit ChurchCourt files say that conversations online with undercover agents revealed that 21-year-old Khalil Abu-Rayyan of Dearborn Heights was planning to open fire at an unnamed Detroit church.