Michael Wagner

Charge Date: Tue Jul. 27, 2004
Charges:Firearms violations, Making false statements
Outcome:Pleaded guilty
Convictions:Making false statements
State:Iowa
Alleged Affiliation: None
Description:

Wagner was investigated after he claimed to know about Al Qaeda plans to shoot up San Diego trolleys. A search of his vehicle found flight training manuals, documents in Arabic, bulletproof vests, night-vision goggles, and ammunition. Prosecutors discounted the seriousness of his statements and charged him for being a felon in possession of body armor and firearms. He was sentenced to time served.

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