from: Finn Hoogensen, Nexstar Media Wire
NEW YORK (PIX11) – Frank James, the man accused of shooting 10 people on a subway train in Brooklyn in April, has been indicted in federal court.
James is said to have detonated smoke bombs and fired 33 shots while aboard Train N at Sunset Park on the morning of April 12. No one was killed in the attack. James was arrested the next day in Manhattan.
James, 62, faces the following charges:
- Terrorist attack and other violence against a mass transport system and a vehicle carrying passengers and employees
- Launching a firearm during a crime of violence
If convicted of terrorism, James faces a maximum sentence of life in prison. If convicted of gun violence, he faces a minimum sentence of ten years and a maximum of life in prison.
No date has been set for his indictment.