|Charge Date:||Wed Oct. 7, 2009|
|Investigation Type(s):||Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting|
|Charges:||Killing Americans abroad, Murder/attempted murder of US officials|
|Convictions:||Killing Americans abroad|
An undercover FBI agent provided Finton with a van he believed contained a bomb. He parked the van in front of the federal building in Springfield, Illinois, and called a phone number he believed would detonate the bomb. He was sentenced to 28 years in prison.
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