A Florida man has been charged with plotting to set off a backpack bomb at a beach, after becoming inspired by the terror group ISIS, federal officials said Tuesday.

Harlem Suarez, 23, of Key West — who also called himself Almlak Benitez — was arrested Monday after he received what he thought was a working bomb but which was actually a phony device provided by the FBI, the feds said.

“I can go to the beach at night time … put the thing in the sand … cover it up … so next day I just call and the thing is gonna, is gonna make … a real hard noise from nowhere,” Suarez allegedly told a confidential source about his alleged plan to detonate bomb that could be activated by a cell phone, according to a criminal complaint.

Suarez is charged with attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction against a person or property within the United States, federal prosecutors said.

Read more


NEWSLETTER SIGN UP

Get the latest breaking news & specials from Alex Jones and the Infowars Crew.

Related Articles


Comments