RESTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- A Northern Virginia woman has been charged, along with four others, for supporting a terrorist organization, according to federal officials.
Muna Osman Jama, 34, of Reston, was arrested for providing support to a foreign terrorist organization, the Department of Justice reports.
According to court documents, Jama along with Hinda Osman Dhirane of Kent, Washington, led a fundraising organization providing financial support to the terrorist group al-Shabaab.
Court records allege that Jama and Hinda oversaw a network composed mostly of women who provided monthly payments to their conduits in Kenya and Somalia. Records show that Jama was primarily responsible for sending money to a conduit in Kenya.