Two men,recently converted to Islam, from Zion, Illinois were arrested on Wednesday. They were charged with conspiring to help the Islamic State. The pair of men had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State and backed violence in support of the group on social media according to the Justice Department’s statement. The two were caught by an informant impersonating an Islamic State fighter. They had been under investigation for two years after being flagged for social media posts supporting terroristic activities.