DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A Dayton man found guilty of trying to join the Islamic State in 2017 was sentenced Thursday.
Alebbini, a Dayton resident, was convicted of one count of offering material support to an international terrorist organization and one count of conspiracy. He was arrested at Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport in April 2017 while trying to fly to Jordan.
He will serve 15 years in prison for each charge.Grab the FREE WDTN News App from the Apple Store or Google play. Stay up to date with all the local news, weather and sports as well as live newscasts and events as they happen.