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BREAKING NEWS: Times Square bomb suspect arrested trying to board flight
(CNN) – A U.S. citizen has been arrested in the Times Square bombing probe, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced early Tuesday.
Faisal Shahzad, 30, was arrested at JFK airport in New York late Monday as he prepared to board a flight to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Holder said. However, a law enforcement source with knowledge of the investigation said Shahzad had already boarded the Dubai-bound flight before being arrested and was being questioned overnight.
"It is clear the intent behind this terrorist act was to kill Americans," Holder said. "We will not rest until we bring everyone responsible to justice."
Shahzad will appear in Manhattan federal court Tuesday to face formal charges, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York said.
Law enforcement officials said the suspect is the person who bought the Nissan Pathfinder used in the bombing attempt. Read more
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