FBI: Authorities foil planned Fourth of July attack in Cleveland

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26 September 2018
2 month ago
[email protected]: "This morning, the Department of Justice and @FBI's joint terrorism task force announced the arrest of an Ohio man for providing material support to Al Qaeda."
FBI thwarts plot by 48 year old alQaeda supporter Demetrius Nathaniel Pitts (AKA Salah ad-Deen Osama Waleed, Abdur Raheem Rafeeq) to attack 4th of July Parade in Cleveland Ohio. Pitts also expressed interest to carry out an attack in Philadelphia2 month ago
FBI thwarts plot by 48 year old alQaeda supporter Demetrius Nathaniel Pitts (AKA Salah ad-Deen Osama Waleed, Abdur Raheem Rafeeq) to attack 4th of July Parade in Cleveland Ohio. Pitts also expressed interest to carry out an attack in Philadelphia
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The man, who had expressed allegiance to al Qaeda, was arrested yesterday after meeting an undercover agent and saying he planned to plant a bomb at an Independence Day event and would also target other locations in Cleveland and Philadelphia, according to @FBI
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Man arrested in plot to carry out a bomb attack in downtown Cleveland on July 4; he is alleged to have pled allegiance to Al-Qaeda - FBI
Suspect conducted surveillance in Cleveland and also expressed interest in chopping off heads and hands and disposing of bodies, FBI says2 month ago
Suspect conducted surveillance in Cleveland and also expressed interest in "chopping off heads and hands and disposing of bodies," FBI says
48 y/o man arrested by FBI in Cleveland on suspicion of plotting jihadism motivated July 4 terrorist attack in downtown Cleveland: prosecutor.2 month ago
48 y/o man arrested by FBI in Cleveland on suspicion of plotting jihadism motivated July 4 terrorist attack in downtown Cleveland: prosecutor.
One person killed in a crash in West Chester overnight2 month ago
One person killed in a crash in West Chester overnight
A Youngstown police officer was hurt Monday morning after a crash in Springfield Township. Officer Brian Booksing was taken to the hospital and is going to be OK.
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FBI: Authorities foil planned Fourth of July attack in Cleveland
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Police are investigating vandalism at a city cemetery that they estimate has caused about $10,000 in damage.
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A dead body was found Monday morning in an Over-the-Rhine neighborhood. Cincinnati dispatch says police received a call around 6:30 a.m. about the body at 212 East Clifton Avenue
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Officials say an individual has been arrested for alleged attempted support of a terrorist organization in planning an attack in downtown Cleveland on July 4. FBI Agent Vicki Anderson says Monday that a person was arrested over the weekend. She says more information will be provided at a morning news conference
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Springfield police are investigating a reported homicide in the area of Spring Street and Selma Road. We have a crew on the way and we will update this developing report
Two people were injured in a motorcycle crash. It happened in the 6000-block of West Central Avenue around 3:00 A.M.2 month ago
Two people were injured in a motorcycle crash. It happened in the 6000-block of West Central Avenue around 3:00 A.M.
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Police have identified the woman who was killed in a Hamilton Township crash Saturday. The crash happened around 5:00 p.m. on State Route 48 at the intersection of Ridgeview Lane.
Dayton police are investigating after a stabbing victim showed up to Domino’s Pizza on West Third Street early Monday morning.2 month ago
Dayton police are investigating after a stabbing victim showed up to Domino’s Pizza on West Third Street early Monday morning.
Car struck by train in Spring Grove Village2 month ago
Car struck by train in Spring Grove Village
Police in Austintown are investigating an accident where a 9-year-old boy was hit while riding his bike. It happened on Winslow Drive around 8 p.m. Sunday night.
A 20-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a shooting at the North Creek Apartments on July 18. TeArris Huddleston has been charged with felonious assault, accused of shooting another man several times in the parking lot of the complex at 1560 West Galbraith Road2 month ago
A 20-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a shooting at the North Creek Apartments on July 18. TeArris Huddleston has been charged with felonious assault, accused of shooting another man several times in the parking lot of the complex at 1560 West Galbraith Road
A victim was taken to Miami Valley Hospital after being shot in the abdomen at a United Dairy Farmers convenience store in the 3000 block of Harshman Road Sunday morning, Montgomery County Regional Dispatch confirmed. The victim’s condition and identity are unknown at this time.2 month ago
A victim was taken to Miami Valley Hospital after being shot in the abdomen at a United Dairy Farmers convenience store in the 3000 block of Harshman Road Sunday morning, Montgomery County Regional Dispatch confirmed. The victim’s condition and identity are unknown at this time.
The State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal motorcycle accident in Springfield Township. Investigators identified the victim as 22-year-old Christopher Pengidore of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania.
The building fire from earlier tonight has been confirmed as arson by a Deputy Chief. Two juveniles were spotted running from the scene and have been taken into custody for questioning.2 month ago
The building fire from earlier tonight has been confirmed as arson by a Deputy Chief. Two juveniles were spotted running from the scene and have been taken into custody for questioning.
One person is dead after a shooting in the Hilltop area of Columbus Thursday night. Officers were called to the 300 block of South Oakley Avenue just before 11:30 p.m. They found the victim, identified by police as 37-year-old Ernesto Merida Argueta, suffering from gunshot wounds2 month ago
One person is dead after a shooting in the Hilltop area of Columbus Thursday night. Officers were called to the 300 block of South Oakley Avenue just before 11:30 p.m. They found the victim, identified by police as 37-year-old Ernesto Merida Argueta, suffering from gunshot wounds
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Firefighters have responded to reports of a house fire near the intersection of Farlow and Thrasher streets in Springfield Friday morning. Crews were dispatched around 7 a.m. and reported heavy smoke coming from the structure.
A man and woman are in custody following a police pursuit involving Springfield police that began as a traffic stop and ended with the suspect SUV slamming into a house at Kenton and York streets.2 month ago
A man and woman are in custody following a police pursuit involving Springfield police that began as a traffic stop and ended with the suspect SUV slamming into a house at Kenton and York streets.
A man is indicted for two murders even though prosecutors don't believe he pulled the trigger in one of them. Kiandre Erkins, 21, is also implicated in another shooting and some robberies.2 month ago
A man is indicted for two murders even though prosecutors don't believe he pulled the trigger in one of them. Kiandre Erkins, 21, is also implicated in another shooting and some robberies.
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A 57-year-old man was taken to the hospital after being shot in the West End early Friday. The man was shot in the left hand and was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
Small electrical fire in apartment off of Westwood Northern Boulevard2 month ago
Small electrical fire in apartment off of Westwood Northern Boulevard
Two dogs are injured and one is dead after police say some of the animals ganged up one and started attacking it.2 month ago
Two dogs are injured and one is dead after police say some of the animals ganged up one and started attacking it.
The 30-year-old male victim was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police. The female victim was shot in the left shoulder. She was transported to University of Cincinnati Medical Center and went into surgery remains in critical condition. Police say the woman was shot in a car and the man was found lying on the street. At this time, no suspects have been identified.2 month ago
The 30-year-old male victim was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police. The female victim was shot in the left shoulder. She was transported to University of Cincinnati Medical Center and went into surgery remains in critical condition. Police say the woman was shot in a car and the man was found lying on the street. At this time, no suspects have been identified.
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