Governor Moore Statement on FBI Investigation into Targeted Plot to Attack Maryland’s electrical substations

Published: 2/6/2023

ANNAPOLIS, MD — Governor Wes Moore today issued the following statement regarding the FBI investigation and  interv​ention in preventing planned attacks on Maryland’s electrical substations.

​“I want to commend the F.B.I. and our state homeland security team for their swift action in preventing a potentially catastrophic attack on several of Maryland’s electrical substations. Our state and local law enforcement authorities are working in partnership with the F.B.I. to assist with any follow-up investigative work they need. This collaborative effort is vital to protecting critical infrastructure across Maryland, and I’m grateful to the men and women protecting our state.”