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Man Linked to Would-Be Times Square Bomber to Be Deported

The Canadian Press reports today that a man arrested last year for links to Faisal Shahzad, the would-be Times Square bomber who is serving a life sentence, pleaded guilty to immigration and illegal money transfer charges in federal court Tuesday and will be deported.

Aftab Ali is a Pakistani citizen living in Massachusetts and has been held since May 2010. He has since been cleared of any knowledge of the terror plot. However, he was charged with immigration offenses and with ‘unwittingly’ giving Shahzad $4,900. Ali and will be deported in the next several weeks after a judge sentenced him to time served.

Pakistani Man Arrested During NY Times Square Bomb Probe Pleads Guilty, Agrees to Deportation (Canadian Press)

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