A Bay Area, California Trump supporter infiltrated a gaggle of far-left Antifa activists in Sonoma County, and documented the ‘anti-fascist’ group coordinating to focus on conservatives.
Group chief: “It’s May Day, baby, like come out and take, take somethin’ over with us, I don’t, I don’t (bleep)-ing know.”
Member: “Let’s kill people. (laughs)”
Group Leader: “Let’s kill some cops.“
In an unique report by ABC7, the Republican infiltrator supplied a “target list” and recordings of the group’s planning periods, which can be related to current acts of vandalism – together with an incident on the former dwelling of a protection witness within the Derek Chauvin trial.
Former Santa Rosa Police Officer Barry Brodd testified as a use of power knowledgeable within the George Floyd trial, defending the actions of Derek Chauvin.
Brodd testified on April 13, “I felt that Derek Chauvin was justified.”
Four days later, masked figures in black threw a severed pig head and pig blood on the home the place Brodd used to dwell in West Santa Rosa.
Lt. Jeneane Kucker of the Santa Rosa Police Department informed the I-Team, “I know that the victims, in this case, feel threatened. And they don’t feel safe in their home.” –ABC7
Brodd, because it seems, hasn’t lived on the handle in additional than a yr. Local police, in the meantime, suppose the identical group of Antifa activists could also be answerable for coating a statue in a close-by purchasing plaza with blood, accompanied by an indication which learn “oink oink.”
“So, I saw that they were here, I read their manifesto, and I could tell that they were a threat to the community, and somebody needed to do something about this,” mentioned the conservative infiltrator.
According to the manifesto – posted on-line for SoCo (Sonoma County) Radical Action: “Do not hesitate, do not wait … the brick in the street is meant to be thrown! The paint in the can is meant to be sprayed! The cop in your head is meant to be killed!”
The Trump supporter was in a position to be part of the group via encrypted messaging act Wickr.
More through ABC7:
Infiltrator: “I said, ‘Comrade, you know, I, I want to smash the system the same as you,’ you know, make them not feel alone, because that’s what they really want to hear to know that there’s more people like them.”
He saved messages, paperwork, and recordings of their conferences.
The I-Team has discovered the group’s chief who goes by the display screen title “Marb” is a 25-year-old school pupil, who was arrested for “felony assault on a police officer” final yr at this Oakland riot after the demise of George Floyd; the district legal professional declined to file costs. The Trump supporter says he made this recording in March, when Marb mentioned naming the group “SoCo Antifa.”
Marb: “It was originally SoCo Antifa and people didn’t like that, people didn’t like that we called ourselves Antifa.”
Member: “Well, more than that, they were like, we’re gonna get on the FBI watch list. Remember?“
Member: “They apparently have an eye out for that.”
Marb additionally talked about that very same hand statue being vandalized on different events.
Member: “Did someone use stencils? You know-“
Member: “Oh, really? Okay.”
Marb: “Yeah. It was actually a lot easier for this situation.“
Infiltrator: “So, this is the list here.“
What’s extra, the infiltrator informed ABC7 that he copied the group’s “target list” of individuals to “doxx” – posting personal info together with addresses and cellphone numbers with a purpose to surveil them for potential acts of vandalism. For instance, after Brodd’s testimony within the Chauvin trial, the Antifa group positioned him on the prime of the listing. Within an hour, they attacked his former home.
“Hey y ‘all, late notice, but some comrades took action at a house owned by Barry Brodd and if someone could swing by in the morning and get pictures, our comrades would be very grateful!” posted Marb, after the assault on the flawed home.
The listing additionally consists of the pinnacle of the deputy sheriff’s union – a part of what the group calls “killer deputies” – which means officers concerned in deadly confrontations in addition to Trump supporters equivalent to Sandy Metzger, head of Santa Rosa Republican Women Federated.
The recordings present the group has already checked out Metzger’s home.
Marb: “We went to Sandy Metzger’s house. (laughing)”
Member: “Yeah, we went to see the Metzger’s house, but it was too late at night to do any real observing.”
Marb: “We just wanted to see where it was.”
Member: “The place is huge.”
Once ABC7‘s Dan Noyes started investigating the group, they went into panic mode – writing within the encrypted chat: “Dan Noyes at ABC7 asking about SRA. …To firmly restate our position, nobody, myself included, should cooperate with press or cops.”