By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – An accused terrorist has until the end of the month to plead guilty in a plot to bomb a local church.

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According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Mustafa Alowemer is facing a deadline of August 30 to admit he plotted to blow up the Legacy International Worship Center in Perry South.


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    If Alowemer does not plead guilty, the case will go to trial.

    The plot was uncovered more than two years ago.

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    Alowemer remains in federal custody as plea negotiations continue.