The FBI warns violent extremist groups are targeting teens in the heartland. It says groups, like ISIS, are recruiting American teenagers to join its cause.
The FBI Special Agent in Charge of the Omaha division, Randall Thysse said it’s an on-going problem.
“You should be concerned. It’s happening everywhere in the United States,” Thysse said. Thysse said the FBI has created a unique outreach program for youth.
It’s called, Don’t Be a Puppet . The website is geared toward teaching teenagers to recognize and counter violent terrorism.