Chicago truck driver arrested on federal terrorism charges


In Chicago: A 31 year old truck driver has been arrested at his suburban home on federal terrorism charges filed in New York.

Dilshod Khusanov is accused of involvement in a network that raised money for would-be terrorists to travel to join Islamic State Militants.

He made an initial appearance in Chicago federal court yesterday after his 6 am arrest, and will eventually be sent to New York.

Prosecutors say Khusanov is a citizen of Uzbekistan and may attempt to flee the us if released pending trial.

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