ROCHESTER — Court affirms the conviction and sentence of man planning deadly attack in connection with ISIL.
On Dec. 6, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit announced they have affirmed the conviction and sentence of Rochester resident, Emanuel L. Lutchman.
Lutchman pled guilty to conspiracy to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in Apr. 2016. He was planning an attack for New Year’s Eve 2016 before being apprehended by the FBI.
Following an investigation by the FBI ‘s Rochester Joint Terrorism Task Force and his guilty plea, Lutchman was sentenced to 20 years in prison and 50 years supervised released by Chief U.S. District Judge Frank P. Geraci, Jr.