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Man arrested in plot to attack DC Metro stations

A Virginia man who allegedly believed he was helping al Qaeda plan bombings at Washington-area Metrorail stations was arrested yesterday, the Justice Department said.

A Virginia man who allegedly believed he was helping al Qaeda plan bombings at Washington-area Metrorail stations was arrested yesterday, the Justice Department said.

Farooque Ahmed, 34, of Ashburn, was taken into custody early in the morning after a federal grand jury returned a three-count indictment on Tuesday against the naturalized U.S. citizen who was born in Pakistan.