SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WPRI) — The U.S. Department of Justice released a portion of an FBI interview with Alexander Ciccolo that was played during his detention hearing Tuesday.
Ciccolo, 23, was ordered held on charges he plotted to detonate a pressure-cooker bomb at a university on behalf of ISIS. He’s currently being held at Wyatt Detention Center in Central Falls pending his trial.
The defendant’s face has been blurred due to national security concerns.