According to a release from the Justice Department, Vladislov Miftakhov will be charged with possessing and making an unregistered destructive device. A press conference will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday in Johnstown and he will be arraigned in Federal Court at 2 p.m.
The Penn State Altoona student was arrested January 24th when police found a bomb and bomb making materials in his Altoona apartment.
Miftakhov’s preliminary hearing in Blair County Court was continued Wednesday until February 18th.
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