[WATCH] Terror on The Homefront: Guardsman Busted in Plot to Use Army Uniform to Carry Out Attack for ISIS in Illinois


On Thursday morning, the Justice Department said that the FBI arrested a U.S. National Guardsman and his civilian cousin for attempting to travel to Egypt and join the ranks of ISIS, Reuters reports.

 

Specialist Hasan Edmonds, a 22-year-old National Guardsman, was apprehended by the FBI at Chicago Midway International Airport. Edmonds was attempting to make his way to Egypt, where he was planning to fight alongside ISIS.

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Hasan and Jonas Edmonds.