Another Pressure Cooker Scare—Man Was Making Rice FBI surround home of Saudi student spotted with pressure cooker By Ruth Brown, Newser Staff Posted May 13, 2013 3:39 PM CDT 91 comments Comments (Shutterstock) (Newser) – Not every guy carrying a pressure cooker is doing something suspicious. Armed FBI agents surrounded the home of a Saudi student living in Michigan last week after neighbors spotted him carrying the kitchen appliance outside, the Daily Mail reports. The reason? He had made a traditional Saudi Arabian rice dish and was taking it to his friend's house. An FBI agent told him he needed to "be more careful."