Transcript for Women Arrested For Allegedly Planning a NYC Attack
Evening the breaking headline back here at home from the FBI. Two young American women now under arrest authorities say they were studying the Boston bombings plotting another attack here in the US. ABC senior justice correspondent Pierre Thomas tonight. Two US women onetime roommate from queens New York accused of being Covert supporters of two of America's arch enemies. Prices and Al qaeda's deadly affiliate in Yemen Noel Walesa as an age as did the key ages 28 in 31 in federal court today. Their legs planned to detonate a bomb in a massive terrorist attack. Here in the US. Folks suspects had been allegedly studying borrow making online. Including the pressure cooker explosive use in the Boston Marathon attacks authorities found four propane tanks they say Sadiq he planned to turn into a deadly explosive. The other suspect had allegedly been inspired by ice is videos like this. Showing radicals be heading victims. From the planning the purchase of the equipment from there on line activities. Every indication is that they fully intended to carry out a bombing neighbors were shocked seem ready when I can really. But both women had allegedly been meeting with FBI undercover operatives who had them under surveillance for months. Chillingly one of the women allegedly said there was no need to go overseas to join prices. When there were ways of attacking here at home in which she called the last war the big war Armageddon. And Pierre Thomas Willis here in New York tonight in word of yet another big terrorist of another American today. Suspect arrested in Pakistan they really wanted this guy he's accused of plotting to kill soldiers in Afghanistan and he's American a huge asset to Wear a cut. All right Pierre Thomas always great to have you with us here in New York.
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