Dayton man sentenced to 15 years for attempting to join ISIS

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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.

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