A single felony weapons charge for “a loaded AK-47, another rifle, a handgun, a grenade, large amounts of ammunition, and what would later be identified as bomb-making materials, including a drone.”
“However, criminal defense attorney Joe Tamburino, who is not affiliated with the case, says prosecutors are doing what they can. ‘These people have been charged with what the prosecutors can do right now,’ he said, adding that more charges could come down later.”
Why the delay? The weapons that were found in their car aren’t going to change. Would more charges be “Islamophobic”?
“Growing Concern Over Brothers Arrested With Guns, Bomb-Making Materials,” by Esme Murphy, WCCO, May 24, 2017 (thanks to Ken):
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — There are growing concerns about the arrest of two brothers with ties to the Middle East who authorities say had an arsenal with bomb-making materials, guns and ammunition in their car.
Twenty-seven-year-old Abdullah Alrifahe and 26-year-old Majid Alrifahe were arrested on May 11 in north Minneapolis.
Abdullah is being held in the Hennepin County Jail. His brother, Majid, has been released and is facing minor charges…