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New Mexico Compound was Training Ground for School Shooters, Documents Show

August 08, 2018  | 

Documents filed by Taos County, NM, prosecutors say that Siraj Ibn Wahhaj was training children to conduct school shootings. His father a New York Imam is reportedly an unindicted co-conspirator in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.
Documents filed by Taos County, NM, prosecutors say that Siraj Ibn Wahhaj was training children to conduct school shootings. His father a New York Imam is reportedly an unindicted co-conspirator in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.

The father of a missing Georgia boy was training children at a New Mexico compound to commit school shootings, Taos County prosecutors said in court documents obtained Wednesday.

The documents say Siraj Ibn Wahhaj was conducting weapons training with semi-automatic rifles at the compound where 11 hungry children were found in filthy conditions and five adults were arrested on a variety of charges.

Siraj Ibn Wahhaj and Lucas Morton are each facing 11 counts of child abuse. Also charged are three women, believed to be the children’s mothers: Jany Leveille, Hujrah Wahhaj and Subhannah Wahhaj. Other charges are expected.

Prosecutor Timothy Hasson filed the documents while asking that Siraj Ibn Wahhaj be held without bail after he was arrested last week with four other adults facing child abuse charges, KDVR reports

Siraj Ibn Wahhaj is the son of the Brooklyn imam of the same name, 68, who heads the Masjid At-Taqwa in Bedford-Stuyvesant, several congregants at the mosque confirmed to The New York Post.

Prosecutors named the elder Siraj Wahhaj — born Jeffrey Kearse — as an unindicted co-conspirator in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing. He also was a character witness in the trial of convicted terror plotter Sheik Omar Abdel Rahman.


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Jon Retired LEO @ 8/8/2018 3:57 PM

Now the truth comes out. Why is this piece of garbage still in the US? Take him in a military transport and drop him from 40 thousand feet into the rugged mountains of Afganistan, no parachute needed he will get to the ground quicker that way.

LEO (RET) @ 8/8/2018 4:24 PM

They are just evil!!

kevcopaz @ 8/8/2018 5:07 PM

"un-indicted conspirator" WTF, if they have enough to know you were a conspirator then why wasn't he indicted??? Is he a snitch or what?

Boston @ 8/8/2018 5:37 PM

Why are these people in this country? How did he get in? What about the Brooklyn Iman. Next I will be reading that the FBI was keeping an eye on him and his old man for the last six months. I hope when Session get done with MS-13. He has another cowboy style round up.

LegAdv @ 8/8/2018 6:11 PM

Good question, kevcopaz. My guess is that he was probably the first to cut a deal and roll over on his co-conspirators in exchange for immunity. I can't imagine any other scenario.

kojack58 @ 8/9/2018 7:07 AM

Well you take him out line him up on a wall and execute his ass by gunfire. He is a terrorist and until we start executing these terrorists this country is going to continue to go down hill. Either that or take him out on a boat give him a nice deep cut and drop him off in Cuban waters.

kevcopaz @ 8/9/2018 7:12 AM

Seriously the only way we can put some lid on some of this is to profile,,,,I know a dirty word in PC! If fat white old retired cops were the issue they would have no problem "singling out and profiling" us would they?All kidding aside, profiling works if done right and without any real prejudice. Im not Sherlock Holmes but in the far flung reaches of God forsaken N/W New Mexico a "compound" full of Muslims springs up, would this not ring alarm bells? I would say if a large group of Irish folks all of a sudden started a "compound" blocks from Buckingham Palace back in the 80's & 90's (the "troubles") then they would be profiled, and with good cause. Grow up America, stop with PC games this is for real.

Trigger @ 8/11/2018 12:27 PM

So where are all of the screaming “do gooders” for these poor children. I don’t see any of the “anti” groups asking for Wahhaj to be hung by his nads!!

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