Capitol Terror Plot
Amine El Khalifi, the man charged with plotting a suicide bombing inside the U.S. Capitol as part of an FBI sting, will remain in jail while he awaits trial after he waived his right to a detention hearing Wednesday.
A 29-year-old Moroccan man was arrested Friday near the U.S. Capitol as he was planning to detonate what he thought was a suicide vest, given to him by FBI undercover operatives.
Court documents filed against suspected U.S. Capitol terror suspect Amine El Khalifi outlines a series of meetings between the suspect and undercover FBI agents whom he believed to be members of al-Qaeda.
An Arlington County Police and FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force investigation being conducted at home in Douglas Park, Va. is related to the thwarted terror attempt at the U.S. Capitol on Friday.
A northern Virginia landlord says he thought a Moroccan man arrested in an alleged suicide bombing plot in Washington was suspicious and called police a year and a half ago.