HONOLULU — An active duty Army soldier has been arrested on terrorism charges in Hawaii.
According to Hawaii News Now, the FBI arrested the soldier on Saturday for his alleged connections to the terrorist group ISIS.
FBI special agents and SWAT arrested Ikaika Erik Kang, 34, at his apartment in Waipahu, according to the report.
Kang is with the 25th Infantry Division at Schofield Barracks in Wahiawa.
Officials said Kang was the subject of a year-long investigation. He will make his first appearance in federal court today.
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