Richard Reid

From Wikispooks
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Person.png Richard Reid  Rdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
BornRichard Colvin Reid
Bromley, London, England
Criminal charge
Attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction, Attempted homicide, Placing transporting an explosive incendiary device on an aircraft, Attempted murder Interference with flight crew and attendants on an aircraft, Attempted destruction of an aircraft, Use of a destructive device during and in relation to a crime of violence, Attempted wrecking of an aircraft
Criminal status
Incarcerated at ADX Florence, Colorado, United States
Criminal convictions
Guilty of all charges

Richard Reid is also known as the Shoe Bomber.

Official narrative

He was subdued by passengers after unsuccessfully attempting to detonate plastic explosives concealed within his shoes.

Legal process

Reid plead guilty and was sentenced to life in prison.[1]


57px-Notepad icon.png This is a page stub. Please add to it.