Details have emerged of how the suspect in the attempted bombing of New York’s Times Square was arrested just minutes before leaving the country.
Faisal Shahzad was on a Dubai-bound plane at JFK airport on Monday that was turned back as it taxied for take-off.
According to court papers, Mr Shahzad has admitted his role in Saturday’s attempted attack and said he received training in bomb-making in Pakistan.
The Pakistan-born US citizen has been charged with terrorism-related crimes.
These include attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction and transporting an explosive device with the intent to kill.
“It is clear that this was a terrorist plot aimed at murdering Americans in one of the busiest places in the country,” said Attorney General Eric Holder.Read full story from publisher…