US citizen raised in San Diego faces new terrorism charges

By Elliot Spagat | AP,


SAN DIEGO — A U.S. citizen on the FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorist List has been charged with additional crimes involving ties to Somalia’s al-Shabaab rebel group, according to a federal indictment unsealed Monday.


Jehad Serwan Mostafa, 37, a former San Diego resident, was indicted on similar charges in 2009.


Without providing specifics, the new counts accuse him of having key roles in al-Shabaab activities and providing material...