Former Daphne resident to be charged as al-Qaeda-linked terrorist

Fox News is reporting that a former University of South Alabama student has been indicted in Mobile, Ala., and faces charges he is a terrorist linked to the al-Qaeda terrorist network.

Shafik Hammani of Daphne told the Press-Register today that he is the father of the man who goes by the name Abu Mansour al-Amriki — identified by Fox News as a terror suspect to face indictment in Mobile, Ala. — but he would comment no further on the matter.

The father of the man who grew up as Omar Hammami is still a resident of Daphne and works as a transportation engineer with the Alabama Department of Transportation in Mobile.

Fox News reports former South Alabama student to be charged as al-Qaeda-linked terrorist

Daphne, Ala., father of suspected al-Qaeda-linked terrorist will only confirm relationship