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Colorado Teen Shannon Conley Sentenced to Four Years in Prison for Trying to Join Isis

Colorado Teen Shannon Conley Sentenced to Four Years in Prison for Trying to Join Isis

A 19-year-old Denver woman who attempted to fly to Syria to join Isis has been sentenced to four years in prison. On April 8, 2014, Shannon Conley went to Denver International Airport and checked her baggage for a flight heading to Frankfurt, Germany. From there, she planned to fly to Turkey, and hoped to end up in Syria. Authorities arrested her before her flight left Denver. According to an FBI criminal complaint obtained by People, Conley told authorities that she had struck up an online relationship with a 32-year-old man who claimed to be in Syria fighting on behalf of Isis. She

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