Christopher Cornell being stopped by police
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FBI arrests a man in Ohio linked to terror plot

The FBI has arrested a man claiming sympathy with Islamic militants, for allegedly planning to attack the US Capitol.

Christopher Cornell, 20, is charged with attempting to kill a US government officer, according to court documents.

He was detained in Ohio after allegedly trying to buy firearms and 600 rounds of ammunition on Wednesday.

Paul Adams reports from Washington.

  • 15 Jan 2015
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