New Tampa Field Division Press Release: Florida Man and South Carolina Man Indicted for String of Interstate ATM Arsons

May 22, 2020

Tampa, FL – United States Attorney Maria Chapa Lopez announces the return of an eight-count indictment charging Mawdo Malick Sallah (33, Clearwater, FL) and Kirk Douglas Johnson (34, Anderson, SC) with one count of conspiring to commit arson, three counts of arson, two counts of using a fire or explosive to commit a federal felony, and two counts of bank larceny. If convicted on all counts, Sallah and Johnson each face a maximum penalty of life in federal prison. The indictment also notifies the defendants that the United States intends to forfeit any funds traceable to proceeds of the offenses.

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