An Alabama man gave the impression to be gearing up for mass destruction and homicide on the Capitol Constructing on Wednesday … no less than based mostly on what cops say they found in his truck.
Lonnie Coffman has been arrested and charged with possession of harmful gadgets and carrying an unlicensed gun … however that does not inform the half of it.
In line with authorized docs — obtained by TMZ — Coffman approached cops and advised them he was making an attempt to get to his car — a purple pickup — the identical suspicious car that they had obtained calls about.
Cops say he requested them in the event that they discovered the bombs, and upon looking out his truck … they discovered 11 mason jars containing an unknown liquid with a golf tee within the high of every jar, material rags and lighters. AKA — Molotov cocktails.
Additionally they found one M4 Carbine assault rifle with rifle magazines loaded with ammunition … and a black handgun on the entrance passenger seat. Cops say he additionally had a gun in his pocket when he was detained.
In line with the docs … whereas questioning him, he advised them the mason jars contained “melted Styrofoam and gasoline.” ATF officers say this combination has the impact of napalm.
Coffman’s been arrested, and cops say — based mostly on safety footage — he was seen leaving the car parked close to the Capitol constructing on Wednesday morning.
As we have reported … police have begun rounding up and arrested different rioters, together with Richard Barnett — the Arkansan man who was photographed together with his foot up on Nancy Pelosi‘s desk.