MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man charged in what the FBI has called a terror plot allegedly told authorities in May that he was not violent, and was using the Internet to investigate “bad” people.
Twenty-five-year-old Buford Rogers is scheduled to go on trial next month on four counts, including possessing Molotov cocktails. He’s not charged with terrorism.READ MORE: Minnesotans Out Finding Fun Amid Cold Snap
Rogers made the comments in an FBI interview after he was arrested in May. A redacted transcript was unsealed Friday.READ MORE: Man Gets 25 Years For Fatal Stabbing Near Jordan
According to the transcript, Rogers talked about making bombs. He also talked about others he associated with through his militia, including a man whom he described as an intelligence officer with the National Guard. Last week, a man fitting that description was charged with fraud.
A message left with Rogers’ attorney wasn’t immediately returned.MORE NEWS: Sabrina Spellman Makes An Appearance On The CW's Riverdale; Kiernan Shipka Reveals 'Fans Will Get Some Clarity'
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