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Accused NYC subway shooter Frank James indicted by grand jury

A federal grand jury has indicted accused subway gunman Frank James for committing a terrorist assault on a mass transit system, a criminal offense that would lead to life in jail if he’s convicted.

The indictment, handed up in Brooklyn federal courtroom Friday, additionally accuses James of firing a gun throughout a violent crime. If convicted of that rely, James faces a compulsory minimal sentence of 10 years in jail and a most of life.

James, 62, is accused of opening hearth on a crowded rush-hour practice in Sundown Park April 12, taking pictures 10 folks.

Suspect Frank James shot and wounded ten straphangers during his shooting rampage on April 12, 2022.
Suspect Frank James allegedly shot and wounded ten straphangers throughout a taking pictures rampage on April 12, 2022.
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Suspect Frank James appears during a court hearing on April 14, 2022.
Suspect Frank James seems throughout a courtroom listening to on April 14, 2022.
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Alleged mass shooter Frank James is lead out of the 9th Precinct by the NYPD and FBI after being arrested in the lower eastside of Manhattan.
Suspect Frank James faces a most 10-year jail sentence on prime of one other lifetime behind bars.
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If discovered responsible, the federal government will search forfeiture of James’ property, together with a 9 mm Glock pistol seized in Brooklyn, the indictment says.

The case was assigned to Decide William Kuntz and no date has been set for James’ arraignment.

A lawyer for James didn’t instantly return a request for remark.

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