Court documents: Huntsville terror suspect linked to explosives

Court documents: Huntsville terror suspect linked to explosives

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - The Huntsville Police Department and FBI arrested a man last week on terrorism charges and we now know those specific charges.

22-year-old Aziz Sayyed is accused of obtaining materials to make explosive devices to be used against the United States.

The court document states that agents believed Sayyed had the intent to gather or use materials "for the manufacturing of explosive devices to be used against the United States."

Sayyed was arrested at the intersection of Church Street and Clinton Avenue on June 15. His court appearance is scheduled for July 5.

Sayyed faces a state charge of soliciting or providing support for an act of terrorism. Madison County Jail records show is being held without bond.

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