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Feds Foil DC Metro Bomb Plot in Planning Phase
Wednesday, October 27, 2010 - 04:16 PM
(Alex Goldmark, Transportation Nation) Federal officials indicted a naturalized American citizen on charges that he was plotting a series of attacks on DC area Metro stations. He was arrested after meeting with men he thought were part of Al-Qaeda about the plan.
Authorities stress the plot was in the very early stages, the public was never in any danger, they say.