Four arrested for links to Shahzad


Express May 21, 2010

ISLAMABAD: Four friends of the suspected Times Square bomber, Faizal Shahzad were arrested in Islamabad on Friday.

The four were picked up after Shahzad tipped off US authorities. Their identity is being kept secret. The FBI is also looking at the their involvement in the Times Square plot.

US officials have indicated that Faisal has cooperated fully with investigators after repeatedly waiving his legal rights. Several suspects have been arrested in Pakistan after Shahzad claimed he was trained in Waziristan.

COMMENTS (5)

Zulfiqar Haider | 11 years ago | Reply It is important for the authorities to arrest all those involved in the case, so that the possibility of another attack in the future can be avoided.
Shahid | 11 years ago | Reply @Irfan Wake up and smell the coffee.....Faisal Shezad is a terrorist, indoctrinated and trained in tribal areas.
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