8 hours ago · Aug. 10FBI agents did not entrap five men accused of plotting to kidnap Gov. Gretchen Whitmer because the defendants were predisposed to commit the crime and attack other politicians, including Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine, federal prosecutors said Monday. The DeWine connection to a high-profile federal criminal case involving alleged violent extremism has not been previously disclosed and FBI charges six who it says plotted to kidnap Michigan Gov Oct 08, 2020 · The FBI revealed Thursday that it thwarted a plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, unsealing charges against six people who it said contemplated a violent overthrow of the government and conducted firearms training, tested explosives and tactical drills.
The group of six conducted firearms training and explosives tests and said they planned to put Whitmer on trial for treason. Sumairy FBI charges six who it says plotted to kidnap Michigan Gov The Day - FBI charges 13 in plots against Michigan Oct 08, 2020 · FBI charges 13 in plots against Michigan governor, police FILE - In this photo Sept. 16, 2020 file photo, provided by the Michigan Office of the Governor, Gov. FBI says it foiled plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen The Justice Department on Thursday announced charges against six individuals in Michigan allegedly involved in months-long plot to kidnap Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer before the November