Air Force Vet Who Tried to Join Islamic State Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison - NY1

An Air Force veteran who tried to join the Islamic State terror group has been sentenced to 35 years in prison. Tairod Pugh was convicted last year of providing material support to the organization and obstruction of justice. The 49-year-old New Jersey ...

US Air Force vet Tairod Pugh sentenced to 35 years for attempting to join ISIS - CBS News

NEW YORK -- A U.S. Air Force veteran convicted in New York of terrorism charges for trying to join the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and die a martyr will spend 35 years in prison. Tairod Pugh, of Neptune, New Jersey, was sentenced Wednesday.

U.S. Air Force veteran gets 35 years for trying to join Islamic State - Daily News & Analysis

Tairod Pugh, a U.S. Air Force veteran convicted of attempting to join Islamic State, was sentenced to 35 years in prison on Wednesday after delivering an impassioned speech in which he maintained his innocence and decried what he called the United ...

N.J. veteran who sought to join ISIS sentenced to 35 years in prison - NJ.com

BROOKLYN--Tairod Pugh, an Air Force veteran from New Jersey who was accused of trying to join ISIS, was sentenced Wednesday to 35 years in prison. Acting Assistant U.S. Attorney Bridget Rohde in Brooklyn said the sentence sent a powerful message to ...

Air Force vet convicted of trying to join ISIS says he's 'innocent' - Toronto Sun

NEW YORK — A U.S. Air Force veteran convicted of terrorism charges for trying to join the Islamic State group and die a martyr was sentenced Wednesday to 35 years in prison by a judge who called it a “very sad thing” that a onetime soldier would want ...

US Air Force Vet Gets 35 Years for Attempting to Join ISIS - Daily Beast

Former U.S. Air Force veteran Tairod Pugh was sentenced in Brooklyn federal court on Wednesday to 35 years in prison after being found guilty of trying to join ISIS. The vet was found guilty by a federal jury a year ago of attempting to give material ...

Ex-Air Force Mechanic From NJ Who Tried to Join ISIS Sentenced to 35 Years - NBC New York

A former United States Air Force mechanic from Neptune, New Jersey, who recently lost his job was arrested by the FBI after he allegedly tried to travel overseas to join ISIS, law enforcement officials said Tuesday. Chief Investigative Reporter ...