The FBI has arrested a man by the name of Everitt Aaron Jameson from Modesto. They say he wanted to carry out a terror attack and specifically target Pier 39 on Christmas day.
Jameson reportedly said he was inspired by the New York terror attack on Oct. 31, when a man drove into a crowd of people.
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This is what authorities uncovered at the suspects house:
What agents recovered at suspect's home - letter, last will & testament, firearms and rounds pic.twitter.com/NbmcUgHDfW— Melanie Woodrow (@MelanieWoodrow) December 22, 2017
Breaking: Criminal complaint shows agents stopped Modesto man from Xmas terror plot at pier 39. Documents say he was inspired by NYC truck attack & San Bernardino shooting. Complaint says he is a former Marine with 'sharpshooter' qualification. More: https://t.co/9yYmnyfQNe pic.twitter.com/ZQDMUsKiQs— Reggie Aqui (@reggieaqui) December 22, 2017