Skip to comments.Al-Qaida ties suspected of Iraqi refugee living in San Antonio (Texas)
Posted on 09/19/2013 8:09:03 PM PDT by TexGrill
SAN ANTONIO An Iraqi refugee resettled in San Antonio has been arrested on charges of Social Security fraud, as prosecutors alleged Thursday that he was being investigated for suspected ties to al-Qaida.
At a hearing Thursday, Ahmed Tayyeh, 39, was denied bond.
Testimony revealed the FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force followed him for 18 months and tapped his phones. They notified the Social Security Administration that he was working stocking shelves at a small store on Blanco Road, while receiving disability benefits.
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