Police, FBI arrest suspected Muslim terrorist in Alabama

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -The Huntsville Police Department and FBI have arrested a man on terrorism charges.

Aziz Sayyed, 22, was arrested at the intersection of Church Street and Clinton Avenue Thursday afternoon. The arrest was announced in a joint press conference later that afternoon.

Sayyed faces a state charge of soliciting or providing support for an act of terrorism. Madison County Jail records show is being held without bond.