The official charging documents usually provide the best description of a crime and so it is with the charges filed today against James von Brunn, the man who opened fire in the Holocaust Museum yesterday.
Here are the documents:
In his car, officers found a notebook with a handwritten note that read, “You want my weapons – this is how you’ll get them. The Holocaust is a lie. Obama was created by Jews,” according to a court affidavit. (AP)
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