UNITED STATES AUTHORITIES ARREST MAN OVER ALLEGED AMAZON CENTRE BOMB PLOT
Written by wave FM on April 13, 2021
United States authorities have arrested a man who allegedly plotted to bomb an Amazon data centre, which he believed would “kill off about 70% of the internet”.
28-year-old SETH AARON PENDLEY, was arrested after receiving a dud explosive device from an undercover FBI agent, and was charged with a malicious attempt to destroy a building with an explosive.
He came to the FBI’s attention after somebody reported his online posts.
If convicted, PENDLEY could face up to 20 years in prison.
Edited by Chinwendu Nwani