Plotted Ricin Attack in Germany Prevented

German prosecutors say they’ve stopped a plot to launch a ricin attack.

29-year-old Sief Allah was arrested Wednesday.

Prosecutors say he started gathering material needed to make ricin last month.

They’re still investigating how the suspect planned to use it, but say he was working on an attack in Germany.

Right now there is no evidence of a connection with an extremist organization.

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