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“Terror Cases Share Desire to Kill Americans”
October 21, 2009
“Beltway sniper alleged inspiration for terror suspect”
By Laura Crimaldi and Laurel J. Sweet
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 - Updated 10h ago
SNIPPET: “The Sudbury man accused of terrorism - who still lives at home with his parents - wanted to gun down mall shoppers in a plot inspired by the 2002 Beltway sniper attacks, according to court records connected to todays arrest.
The 27-year-old also aimed to kill two members of the executive branch of the government, records state.
But Tarek Mehanna, of 6 Fairhaven Circle, could never obtain the guns he desired to carry out his twisted attack.”