Tuesday, August 26, 2008

Racist with guns and meth not a threat per Authorities

Official: Man wasn't a 'credible threat' to Obama - Yahoo! News

DENVER - Authorities are investigating whether a man arrested with rifles, ammunition and drugs in his truck made statements threatening Barack Obama, but emphasize he never posed a "credible threat" to the candidate or the Democratic National Convention...

One of the men arrested told KCNC-TV, the CBS affiliate in Denver, that
others involved in the case had made racist statements regarding Obama
and had discussed killing Obama on the day of his nomination acceptance

In the truck, officers found two rifles, including one with a scope; a bulletproof vest; boxes of ammunition; walkie-talkies; and suspected narcotics [meth], Dudley said...

A half-hour after that, 33-year-old Shawn Robert Adolf jumped from a
sixth-story window when authorities tried to arrest him at a hotel in
suburban Glendale, police said.

Adolf was hospitalized and was being held on $1 million bond for several outstanding warrants involving drug charges...

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