Arrest of an “ISIS-Inspired” Bomb Plot in New York

It must be those integrated Lutherans I keep hearing about:

U.S. authorities have accused a New York City college student of plotting to set off a pressure cooker bomb in the city in support of the militant group Islamic State, according to court documents made public on Tuesday.

Munther Omar Saleh, 20, was arrested early on Saturday morning after he and another man got out of their car and ran toward a surveillance vehicle that had been tracking their movements, according to documents filed in federal court in Brooklyn.

A defense lawyer for Saleh could not be identified on Tuesday. The other man, who was also arrested, was not named in the court documents and could not immediately be identified.

U.S. authorities have charged a number of so-called “lone wolf” plotters in recent months who have apparently been inspired by Islamic State, and authorities have said they are pursuing similar cases in all 50 states.

Nothing to see here.

  • Exile1981

    Very peaceful that religion

  • DavidinNorthBurnaby

    “Nothing to see here.”

  • Minicapt

    “pressure cooker bomb” … one is awed by the imagination and inventiveness of such people.


    • DavidinNorthBurnaby

      the imagination and inventiveness of the followers of a 7th century death cult.

  • Let us have no more talk about this bizarre cover-up.