Person arrested in Western New York charged

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Posted: Jul 29, 2015 11:00 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A person in Western New York has been arrested and charged with attempting to provide material support to a terrorist organization, U.S. Attorney William Hochul said at a news conference on Wednesday.

Hochul said the suspect traveled to Turkey with the intention of joining the Islamic State militant group.

(Reporting By Julia Edwards; Editing by Bill Trott)