School Bomb Plot

January 8, 2013 - 6:32 AM
Derek Shrout, 17, center, appears at a court hearing to face an attempted assault charge after authorities say he planned to use homemade explosives in a terrorist attack on fellow students at his school, Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at the Russell County Courthouse in Phenix City, Ala. Shrout was apprehended after a journal was found by a teacher and turned over to authorities, Russell County Sheriff Heath Taylor said. (AP Photo/Columbus Ledger-Inquirer, Joe Paull)