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Man accused in stabbing at Flint airport now charged as terrorist

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GENESEE COUNTY, MI (WNEM) -

The man accused of the stabbing at Flint Bishop Airport is now being charged as a terrorist.

Federal prosecutors announced the new charge Wednesday against Amor Ftouhi.

The 50-year-old from Montreal, Canada was indicted last July.

Court records state he entered the U.S. to kill government personnel.

Investigators said he tried to buy a gun in Michigan, but was unsuccessful.

>>Related: FBI: Bishop airport suspect tried to buy gun in U.S.<<

He allegedly bought a knife and stabbed Lt. Jeff Neville at the airport back in June.

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