New Jersey man charged with scouting terror targets in Manhattan for Hezbollah

By Devlin Barrett,


A New Jersey man has been indicted on charges that he secretly worked for the terror group Hezbollah, scouting potential targets in New York, including Grand Central Terminal, the New York Stock Exchange and the Port Authority Bus Terminal.


Charges were announced Thursday against Alexei Saab, 42, and the FBI said he had been part of Hezbollah for more than 20 years. He also tried to kill a man in Lebanon under orders from one of his...