Hysen Sherifi

Mugshot of Hysen Sherifi, terrorism suspect
Birth date: Aug. 24, 1984
Nationality: Native of Kosovo, legal permanent resident in U.S.

Charges:
- 1 count of conspiring to provide resources to terrorists
- 1 count of conspiring to murder, kidnap and injure persons abroad
- 1 count of conspiring to murder U.S. military personnel
- 2 counts of possession of a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence

Attorney:
- Robert McAfee (court-appointed)

Personal:
- Moved to U.S. in 1999 because of civil war in Kosovo
- Lives in Raleigh with his family
- Married, and pregnant wife lives in Kosovo
- Planned to move back to Kosovo

History:
- Paid Daniel Patrick Boyd $500 in April 2008 to help fund an overseas jihad, according to a federal indictment
- Traveled to Kosovo in July 2008 to engage in "violent jihad," according to a federal indictment. He returned to North Carolina in April 2009.
- Trained in military tactics in Caswell County in summer of 2009, according to a federal indictment
- Planned an attack on the Marine Corps base in Quantico, Va., with Daniel Boyd in June and July 2009, according to a federal indictment