is learning of foiled plan to blow up several parts of the Tampa Bay area, including the popular Ybor City nightlife attraction.
The reports say Sami Osmakac, 25, a former Yugoslavian, was accused by federal authorities of planning to use a car bomb, assault rifle and other explosives. Osmakac also reportedly had been asking around for al-Qaida flags.

The Tampa Bay area is about 90 miles from UCF. is working to learn more details on this breaking news.