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Orange County man sentenced to prison for attempting to support Islamic State

Orange County man sentenced to prison for attempting to support Islamic State

An Orange County man who lied to get a U.S. passport to go overseas as part of his mission to join the Islamic State group in Syria was sentenced Monday to 15 years in prison.

The case against Adam Dandach, 22, is one of several involving young men from California to Georgia who authorities charged with attempting to help Islamic State and other terrorist groups.

Dandach, who lived in Orange with his mother and younger sister, pleaded guilty last year to trying to provide material support to a terrorist group and lying on his...

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