Twin brothers have been arrested in New York City on explosives charges for making a bomb, according to law enforcement sources. Christian and Tyler Toro were arrested in The Bronx after investigators recovered bomb-making materials in their apartment. The FBI and NYPD arrested the two men in a joint counter-terrorism operation.
Investigators found 20 pounds of iron oxide, about 5 pounds of aluminum powder, about 5 pounds of potassium nitrate and about 2 pounds of confectioner’s sugar located under the floor of a bedroom closet. Along with a glass jar containing a black powdery substance.A diary was also found in the apartment that read, “WE ARE TWIN TOROS STRIKE US NOW, WE WILL RETURN WITH NANO THERMITE.” Christian Toro and Tyler Toro pleaded not guilty.