February 11, 2020 at 10:32 am EST | by Staff reports
Nevada man guilty in plot to shoot up LGBTQ bar
Connor Climo, gay news, Washington Blade
Conor Climo pleaded guilty to planning to bomb a synagogue and a gay bar among other targets.

A Nevada man pleaded guilty Monday in Las Vegas to a series of charges, including planning to shoot customers at an LGBTQ bar, the AP reported.

Conor Climo, 24, a self-described white supremacist, pleaded guilty to planning to bomb a synagogue or Anti-Defamation League office and to shoot up a gay bar and a fast-food restaurant.
He apparently shared his plans with an FBI informant during an encrypted online chat. He also shared that he is a member of the Feuerkrieg Division, an offshoot of the Atomwaffen Division neo-Nazi group.

Climo pleaded guilty to felony possession of an unregistered firearm, the AP reported. He faces two to three years in prison at his sentencing on May 14.

Atomwaffen has been linked to several killings, including the 2017 shooting deaths of two men in Tampa, the AP noted.

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