‘Innocence of Muslims’ Producer Nakoula Basseley Nakoula ARRESTED


Breaking News 0927-nakoula-wenn-3The producer behind the anti-Islam movie “The Innocence of Muslims” has been arrested.

According to the U.S. Attorney”s spokesman, 55-year-old Nakoula Basseley Nakoula was arrested today in California on a probation violation stemming from a 2010 check fraud conviction, for which he served a year in prison.

How Nakoula violated his probation is unclear — the probation report is sealed — but under the terms of his probation, Nakoula was banned from using computers and the Internet for 5 years without prior approval.

It”s possible Nakoula”s arrest stems from a use of the Internet — which would make sense because “The Innocence of Muslims” first rose to notoriety on YouTube.