Failed OH Bridge Bomb Plotter Given 6 Years
A fourth man who pleaded guilty in a failed plot to bomb a highway bridge in Ohio has been sentenced to six years in prison. Judge David Dowd in Akron handed down the sentence Friday to 35-year-old Anthony Hayne, of Cleveland. Hayne apologized in court for his actions. Hayne had pleaded guilty in a plea deal seeking to avoid a possible life sentence. Three co-defendants pleaded guilty later but without plea deals. They were sentenced earlier to longer terms. A fifth defendant is undergoing a psychiatric exam. The device was a dud provided by an FBI informant and the FBI says no one was ever in danger.