Cases of 3 men suspected of bombing Bloomington Islamic center moved to Minn.

From left, Michael Hari, Michael McWhorter and Joe Morris Photo: Ford County and Stearns County sheriff’s offices
From left, Michael Hari, Michael McWhorter and Joe Morris

December 12, 2018 01:04 PM

Court proceedings for three Illinois men suspected of bombing the Dar al Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington in August 2017 have been moved to Minnesota.

Michael Hari, Michael McWhorter and Joe Morris - all of Clarence, Illinois - were indicted by a federal grand jury in Illinois in April in connection to several incidents, including an attempted bombing of an Illinois clinic in November 2017.

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RELATED: FBI Investigates Blast Caused by IED at Bloomington Islamic Center

According to court documents, Hari, McWhorter and Morris, were scheduled to make court appearances this week.

The Dar al Farooq Islamic Center explosion caused fire and water damage, but no injuries.

RELATED: 3 Illinois Men Charged in Bombing of Bloomington Mosque

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