A US Army soldier was arrested as he allegedly discussed an attack on the major news network. He allegedly instructed the building of bombs. His supposed target was Beto O’Rourke.
The Army soldier is 24 years old, named Jarred William Smith was arrested at Fort Riley in Kansas City. He is charged with sharing information that was harmful to the public interest. He gave out information about explosives and weapons which is a criminal act on his part. The Justice Department had released the charge and the act done by Jarred William Smith.
Jarred William Smith was a first-class infantry soldier back in the army. He supposedly discussed the plans of an attack in the United States with an undercover FBI agent. He also revealed that he was looking for people who shared his beliefs about the mass killings.
His vehicle bomb’s target was probably a very huge news network in America whose name is kept i=under covers. He had instructed for a truck to be filled with explosives and light it on fire using a chemical drilled inside a ping pong ball. His intention was to set the whole place on fire.
Possibly, he also made a plan to attack the future presidential candidate, Beto O’Rourke who is a former Texas Congressman.
Jarred William Smith had joined the military back in 2017 on June 12th. He later got transferred to Fort Riley, Kansas on July 8th. Before joining the military, Jarred William Smith had expressed his wishes to join some violent group.
It was the Ukrainian paramilitary group which was named Azov Battalion. Even, during December, last year, he had given instruction on facebook as to how to develop a phone explosive device.
He has the potential to face prison up to 20 years along with paying a hefty fine of $ 250,000.