Twenty-three-year-old Conor Climo has been arrested and accused of plotting to firebomb a Las Vegas synagogue or a bar catering to LGTBQ customers, officials said Friday. U.S. Magistrate Judge Nancy Koppe on Friday ordered Climo to remain in federal custody until an August 23 court appearance. In court documents obtained by NBC Los Angeles, Climo had been monitored communicating via encrypted internet chat with individuals identified as […]
I’m grateful that our law enforcement was able to act quickly and prevent this from becoming a tragedy.
Hate and bigotry have no place in our communities. https://t.co/8OowhWpSUj
— Senator Jacky Rosen (@SenJackyRosen) August 10, 2019
In El Paso, accused gunman told police he was targeting Mexicans.
In Las Vegas, man arrested who wanted to attack Jews and LGBT people https://t.co/d16ONmGgwi
— Jayne Miller (@jemillerwbal) August 10, 2019