Bomb Suspect to Appear Before Judge

By WTAJ News

Published 02/10 2014 06:36AM

Updated 02/10 2014 08:38AM

Vladislav Miftakhov
Vladislav Miftakhov
ALTOONA, BLAIR COUNTY - Russian bomb suspect, Vladislav Miftakhov, is expected to appear before a judge on Monday for his preliminary hearing.

The 19-year-old Penn State Altoona student was arrested on January 24th at his North 9th Avenue apartment in Altoona.

He's facing federal charges for possessing or making an unregistered explosive device.

If convicted, Miftakhov could face 10 years in prison or a $10,000 fine.

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