The family of the Oklahoma man accused of plotting to blow up a bank says they're "heartbroken" but stand by Jerry Drake Varnell—who got caught up in a situation spurred by his mental illness and only made possible with aid from the FBI. NewsOK posts a statement from his...
Jerry Drake Varnell would have never tried to blow up a building without the FBI’s help, his family says.
The cell phone that Jerry Drake Varnell believed was a detonator actually dialed law enforcement. The post New Details Revealed About 23-Year-Old Charged In Oklahoma City Anti-Government Bombing Plot appeared first on CrimeFeed.
CHARLOTTESVILLE. Obama tweet is second-liked of all time. OKLAHOMA. Man arrested for planning Timothy McVeigh-style attack: “Jerry Drake Varnell was arrested shortly after an attempt early Saturday morning to detonate a fake bomb packed...Show More Summary
Jerry Drake Varnell on Saturday drove what he believed was a 1,000-pound ammonium nitrate bomb to a bank.
The Associated Press reports that Jerry Drake Varnell from Sayre, Oklahoma plotted with FBI informants to blow up his local bank to start “the Revolution” of 3%ers. During a meeting with undercover FBI agents in June…Varnell…said he held “III% ideology” and wanted “to start the next revolution,” a reference to the “Three Percenters” patriot movement…Federal […]
The FBI has arrested a 23-year-old man who authorities say attempted to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van outside an Oklahoma bank. Officials say Jerry Drake Varnell of Sayre, Oklahoma, was arrested Saturday. (Aug. 14)
The Federal Bureau of Investigation arrested Jerry Drake Varnell, 23, of Sayre, Oklahoma, on Saturday. According to a complaint, Varnell had initially planned to bomb the U.S. Federal Reserve in Washington, D.C., in a manner similar to the 1995 explosion at a federal building in Oklahoma City that killed 168 people. Show More Summary
The FBI on Saturday arrested a 23-year-old man who authorities say attempted to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van outside an Oklahoma bank. Officials say Jerry Drake Varnell of Sayre, Okla., was arrested around 1am after he twice dialed a number on a cellphone that he believed would...
The FBI says Jerry Drake Varnell of Sayre, Oklahoma was closely monitored for months as part of an undercover domestic terrorism investigation and was provided with fake bomb-making materials
Jerry Drake Varnell, of Sayre, Oklahoma was arrested early Saturday morning when he was found to be attempting to detonate what he believed was a van filled with explosives parked in an alley next to the BancFirst building, according to KOCO News. The BancFirst building is located at 101 N....