A Donna man linked to the computer hacking group “Anonymous” is facing several counts of cyber stalking.

According to a federal criminal complaint – 27 year old Fidel Salinas of Donna is facing 18 counts of cyber stalking and additional attempted computer-hacking charges with the return of the second superseding indictment handed down today.

He now faces 44 charges arising out of his alleged attempted in 2011 and 2012 to hack into the computers of Hidalgo County, La Joya ISD and the McAllen Monitor newspaper.

Upon conviction, Salinas faces up to 10 years in federal prison on each of the charges.