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Breaking: 5 arrested in Cleveland for plot to blow up bridge

Discussion in 'World News & Politics' started by Binman4OSU, May 1, 2012.

  1. Binman4OSU

    Binman4OSU Federal Marshal

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    Breaking on Foxnews.com now. 5 people that are described as Anarchists have been arested for trying to blow up a bridge in Cleveland
     
  2. Binman4OSU

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    The public was never in danger as the explosive's were inoperable and controlled by undercover FBI agents

    Five people described as anarchists were arrested Monday in a Cleveland-area park for trying to blow up a bridge, sources tells Fox News.
    The public was never in danger from the explosive devices, which were inoperable and controlled by an undercover FBI employee, according to sources close to the investigation.
    Charges were filed against the defendants Tuesday morning in Cleveland. An FBI press conference is planned for 10 a.m.


    Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2012/05/01/5-arrested-for-allegedly-trying-to-blow-up-ohio-bridge/#ixzz1tcmXf7NM
     
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    Well damn...
     
  4. Donnyboy

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    The explosives could beautify Cleveland
     
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    Any word if they are Occupy Wall Street / Cleveland types? They've been trying to make a ruckus about May Day protests...
     
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    There's been no direct connection with OWS at this time other than the shared goals of all anarchists.
     
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    Fortunately, it appears among the 5 of them there was not enough combined intelligence to accomplish the task without getting the FBI involved to actually do the work.
     
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    The FBI seems to be dang good at joining plots to blow things up.

    Conspiracy!

    Luckily, they appear to be too incompetent to build an actual explosive.
     
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