“Terror suspect a pharmacist, son of a professor”
By Jessica Van Sack and Laura Crimaldi
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 - Updated 5d 14h ago
SNIPPET: “A spokesman for the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Michael Ratty, confirmed Mehanna graduated from the school in 2008 with a doctorate in pharmacy. He also confirmed the suspects father is a professor at the school.
He also maintains a blog at iskandrani.wordpress.com, where he posts English translations of Web pages devoted to influential jihad advocates and spiritual patrons in Afghanistan and Iraq, according to an arrest affidavit. His online blog identity is Abu Sabaaya.”
“In Mehannas Sudbury neighborhood, the terrorism suspect was described as a polite man who often cut his parents lawn and had worked with one of his neighbors as a pharmacy intern at a Walgreens in Marlboro.”
Dr. Mehanna is one of the kindest, said the woman, who did not want to be identified.
SNIPPET: “Neighbors said the family is from Egypt.”
30 October 2009
“THE “FREE TARIQ MEHANNA” FACEBOOK GROUP
Isn’t that sweet...”
SNIPPET: “And from the “Let The Pictures Do The Talking” department, here is a selection of icons of Mehanna’s friends:”
Posted on 30 October 2009 @ 23:46