With the continued questioning of failed Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad, more details are emerging about the details of the plot. Should the crude bomb that Shahzad planned for the Times Square attack have detonated successfully, a contingency plan was in place with additional targets already scouted. From Fox News:
Shahzad, who authorities say left a car bomb in Times Square on May 1, had also hatched plots against other high-profile targets in and around New York City: Rockefeller Center, Grand Central Terminal, the World Financial Center – just across from Ground Zero – and the Connecticut-based defense contractor Sikorsky.
Shahzad also bought a second vehicle through Craigslist – a black Isuzu rodeo – from a mechanic in Stratford, Conn.
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