FBI: El Mehdi Senlali Fathi, of Bridgeport, wanted to bomb school, government building

Police say El Mehdi Senlali Fathi wanted to

Police say El Mehdi Senlali Fathi wanted to use a drone to bomb a school and a government building. (April 8, 2014 5:57 PM)

A man who had been living in Bridgeport is accused of plotting to turn model airplanes into flying bombs.

The FBI arrested El Mehdi Senlali Fathi Monday.

The Moroccan national was living in Bridgeport. The apartment owner says he gave Fathi a room for free about three months ago because he didn't have a job.

Authorities say the 27-year-old had overstayed a student visa after failing...

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