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* Grand Jury Indictment/FAISAL SHAHZAD*

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COUNT 1 Attempted Use of a Weapon of Mass Destruction MAY 1, 2010: Faisal Shahzad, having crossed state lines and countries while exchanging goods and services, attempted to use a weapon of mass destruction. He traveled from Connecticut to New York in an attempt to detonate that weapon, which he installed in an SUV and parked in Times Square near 45th Street and 7th Avenue. Page 2 of 14
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COUNT 2 Conspiracy to Use a Weapon of Mass Destruction From December 2009 through May 3, 2010, Shahzad and others conspired to violate US laws which prohibit travel across state lines or countries with the intent to use a weapon of mass destruction.

The plan was that they would use a weapon of mass destruction against persons and property in the US.

OVERT ACTS In order to complete the mission, Shahzad did the following things:

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DECEMBER 2009: He took explosives training in Waziristan, Pakistan from trainers connected with Tehrik-e-Taliban, an extremist group.

FEBRUARY 25, 2010: He received $5,000 while in Massachusetts from someone he knew worked for Tehrik-e-Taliban (CC-1).

MARCH 15, 2010: He bought a semi-automatic rifle in Connecticut. APRIL 10, 2010: APRIL 16, 2010: He received $7,000 in Ronkonkoma, New York from CC-1. He bought a prepaid cell phone in Connecticut.

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APRIL 24, 2010:

He bought a Nissan Pathfinder in Connecticut.

APRIL (month) 2010: He bought parts for a bomb he would later install in the Pathfinder. MAY 1, 2010: He drove the Pathfinder, full of explosives, into Times Square and parked.

MAY 1, 2010:

He tried to detonate the bomb in the Pathfinder.

MAY 1, 2010: After trying to detonate the bomb, Shahzad left the Pathfinder and headed back to his home in Connecticut.

MAY 3, 2010: He drove to JFK Airport with his semi-automatic rifle to flee the country.

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COUNT 3 Possession and Use of a Firearm During and in Relation To a Crime of Violence MARCH 15, 2010: From March 15th through May 3rd Shahzad used a semi-automatic rifle and carried it around with him as he prepared for and committed this crime.

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COUNT 4 Attempted Act of Terrorism Transcending National Boundaries MAY 1, 2010: Shahzad and others attempted a crime that involved goods and services across state lines and countries. If it had been successful, it would have killed and injured persons and property within the US.

To be specific, after Shahzad received bomb-making training in Pakistan, he traveled to the US and attempted to detonate a bomb planted in an SUV he drove into Times Square.

COUNT 5 Conspiracy to Commit an Act of Terrorism Transcending National Boundaries From December 2009 until May 3, 2010 Shahzad conspired with others to commit an act of terrorism beyond national boundaries.

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The object of the conspiracy was to maim persons within the US and damage property.

OVERT ACTS To do this, Shahzad took the steps described in paragraph 4.
[See Count 2.]

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COUNT 6 Attempted Use of an Explosive Device in Relation to a Crime of Violence MAY 1, 2010: Shahzad intentionally loaded an SUV with explosives and parked it in Times Square with the intention of detonating it as planned and charged in Count 5 above. [Conspiracy to
commit an act of terrorism transcending national boundaries.]

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COUNT 7 Transportation of an Explosive MAY 1, 2010: Shahzad intentionally transported explosives inside an SUV and parked it in Times Square knowing it would kill and maim others, and damage property.

COUNT 8 Conspiracy to Transport an Explosive From December 2009 until May 3, 2010, Shahzad worked with others to come up with a plan to transport a bomb.

He knew the reason for transporting the bomb was to intentionally kill or injure people and damage property.

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OVERT ACTS In order to complete this mission, Shahzad took the steps listed in paragraph 4.
[See Count 2]

COUNT 9 Attempted Destruction of Property by Fire and Explosive MAY 1, 2010: Shahzad tried to detonate a bomb installed in his SUV parked in Times Square so that it would destroy a building, vehicle, and other property. He crossed state lines and countries while exchanging goods and services to do it.

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COUNT 10 Conspiracy to Destroy Property by Fire and Explosive From December 2009 until May 3, 2010, Shahzad planned with others and agreed to destroy property using a bomb.

The plan was that they would destroy a building, vehicle, and property through their dealings across state lines and countries.

OVERT ACTS In order to complete this act, Shahzad took the steps listed in paragraph 4.
[See Count 2]

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FORFEITURE ALLEGATION Because Shahzad planned and committed crimes of terrorism against the US, he will surrender the following:

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a. All assets b. All assets connecting him with the Tehrik-i-Taliban c. All assets acquired with the intention of committing a federal crime of terrorism against the US d. All assets received with the intention of using them in a federal crime of terrorism against the US This includes money that represents the value of any of the property he must give up.

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