Six charged in militia plot to kidnap Michigan governor

Washington (AFP) – Six men have been charged as part of a militia plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, who was repeatedly attacked by President Donald Trump this year for her tough coronavirus lockdown, according to court records released on Thursday.A sworn affadavit from an FBI agent detailed the outlines of the plot which was thwarted by law enforcement.The FBI said it became aware through social media in early 2020 “that a group of individuals were discussing the violent overthrow of certain government and law-enforcement components.”It said a confidential informant attended …

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