Nuradin abdi rss icon

Ohio emergency officials say they are prepared to cope with terrorism

12:00AM
June
16, 2004

Responding to tornadoes, floods and terrorist attacks is the responsibilty of the Ohio Emergency Management Agency and the county agencies of which it is comprised.

Suspect in alleged bomb plot ordered to psychiatric facility

12:00AM
June
16, 2004

A federal magistrate has ordered a Somali man charged in an alleged plot to blow up a shopping mall transferred to a psychiatric facility to determine whether he’s mentally competent.

Somali charged with plotting to blow up Columbus-area mall

12:00AM
June
14, 2004

A Somali national charged with plotting to blow up a Columbus-area shopping mall appeared Monday afternoon in U.S. District Court in Columbus.A four-count indictment unsealed today charges Nuradin Abdi, 32, with conspiring with admitted al-Qaida member Iyman Faris and others to detonate a bomb at the unidentified shopping mall.