Assistant Attorney General for National Security John P. Carlin and U.S. Attorney John S. Leonardo of the District of Arizona made the announcement.
The man attempted to procure gyroscopes and illegally ship them to Pakistan so they could be used by the Pakistani military. In an effort to evade detection, he arranged for the gyroscopes to be purchased in the name of a shell company and caused the gyroscopes to be transshipped to Belgium. He then traveled to Belgium to inspect the gyroscopes and arrange for their final transport to Pakistan.
To read the entire DOJ Press Release please follow this link: 33 Months in Prison for Export Violations