This Friday, Aug. 3, 2018, photo released by Taos County Sheriff’s Office shows Siraj Wahhaj.

Terrorist Training Camp Found in Alabama, Report States

Sinclair Broadcast Group, which owns Birmingham’s ABC 33/40, reported yesterday that land in Alabama has been linked to a terrorist training camp in New Mexico where malnourished children alleged they were trained to commit shootings.

The information emerged in an FBI search warrant, according to the station. The land, located in Macon County, is owned by Siraj Wahhaj, according to Sinclair Broadcast Group.

Wahhaj lived on a compound in New Mexico last year with several adults and children who said they were training to commit mass shootings. Investigators found the remains of Wahhaj’s 3-year-old son on the property.

Read more at AL.com

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