Buffalo Woman Sentenced For Twitter Threats on Behalf of ISIS

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A Buffalo, Missouri woman was sentenced today for using Twitter to transmit threatening communications against several people.

Safya Roe Yassin, 40, of Buffalo, was sentenced to nine years in federal prison without parole.

Yassin threatened two FBI employees and two former members of the military and their families, oon behalf of ISIS.

On February 28, 2018, Yassin pleaded guilty to two counts of transmitting threatening communications across state lines and admitted the she used many accounts to tweet messages in support of ISIS.

The full story can be found here.

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