>> One man came to kill, to maim and to destroy.>> The would be suicide bomber who allegedely detonated a pipe bomb at New York's Port Authority, was charged Tuesday with five counts of federal crimes, including using a weapon of mass destruction.>> He also admitted that he had been inspired by ISIS to carry out his attack.
Saying that he had been radicalized online through ISIS propaganda, starting as far back as 2014.>> Bangladesh native Akayed Ullah burned himself and caused minor injuries to three others. When his homemade device exploded in an underground walkway between the Port Authority and the Times Square subway station during Monday morning's rush hour commute.
Police visited the Brooklyn residence where Ullah, a green card holder, lived with his mother, sister, and two brothers, finding metal pipes and screws consistent with his bomb's materials.>> Officers also found a passport there in Ullah's name, with handwriting that included one particularly chilling note, and I quote, all America die in your rage.
>> Investigators in Bangledash are questioning Ullah's wife according to sources, who added that the couple has a six-month old boy. Nearly six million people ride New York subway each day, entering at one of the system's 472 stations, more stops than any other in the world. Undercover police, heavily armed officers and bomb sniffing dogs are among the security measures, but screening every passenger is an impossible task.
And while the NYPD say is has stopped at least 26 terrorist plots since 2001, the proliferation of lone wolf attackers, Ullah now allegedly among them, has made it much harder to do so.