Mohammed Ali Hamadei
Mohammed Ali Hamadei

Date of Birth: 13 June 1964
Place of Birth: Lebanon
Hair: Black
Eyes: Dark Brown
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Languages: Arabic, German
Citizenship: Lebanon
Scars/Distinguishing Characteristics: Has a mole on his right cheek below his eye.


Mohammed Ali Hamadei was indicted for his role in planning and participating in the 14 June 1985 hijacking of TWA Flight 847. This hijacking resulted in the assault of various passengers and crew members, and the murder of Petty Officer Robert D. Stethem,
United States Navy.

He has been indicted on the following charges: Aircraft piracy in the Special Aircraft Jurisdiction of the United States; unlawful placing of a destructive device on an aircraft; hostage taking; murder; assault on a passenger; and conspiracy.

Up to  $5 Million Reward

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