Christopher Paul Hasson who is the coast guard officer wanted to kill innocent civilians. He got arrested on the drug and guns charges on 15th of February. According to some reports, the coast guard was secretly planning for a mass murder. He compiled a list of targets which he wanted to achieve. Christopher had extremist views for years, some sources said that he was inspired by the White Supremacist Norwegian Terrorist who shot and killed 71 people in 2011. For past two years the extremist was conducting online searched related to pro-Russian, Neo-Nazi and Neo-fascist literature.
The officers found a draft written in his computer which says, “I am dreaming of a way to kill almost every last person on the earth, I think a plague would be most successful but how do I acquire the needed/ Spanish flu, botulism, anthrax not sure yet but will find something.”
Another letter was found in which talked about that he has been a white supremacist in his whole even before he joined the U.S military. According to some officials, the extremist did not worry about being arrested but he was afraid that the law enforcement would barge into his home.
The law enforcement officers found 15 firearms and 1000 rounds of ammunition according to a court document. He was also found in possession of narcotic tramadol along with that there was a stock piled up with 30 bottles of human growth hormones.
The prosecutors said that Christopher was trying to target political leaders, media leaders, cultural leaders and also some industry leaders. The target list was referred specifically to the democrat senators which are Richard Blumenthal, Chuck Schumer, Elizabeth Warren, Tim Kaine, Kirsten Gillibrand and Cory Booker; House Speaker Nancy Pelosi; and House Democrats Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Maxine Waters, Ilhan Omar and Sheila Jackson.