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FBI says it stopped terrorist attacks planned across Southern California

California U.S. Attorney Nick Hanna speaks at a press conference in downtown L.A.
California U.S. Attorney Nick Hanna speaks at a press conference in downtown L.A.
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Law enforcement officials announced Monday that they've arrested a man from the San Fernando Valley neighborhood of Reseda who they say was planning multiple terrorist attacks across Southern California. 

Authorities said 26-year-old Mark Steven Domingo — a former U.S. Army infantryman — was planning to bomb a rally that took place in Long Beach over the weekend.

Domingo had also discussed other plans for attacks like detonating a bomb next to a police car and plans to potentially bomb the Santa Monica Pier.

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