Washington state Nazi gets 7 years in prison for threats

“Kaleb Cole, neo-Nazi leader from Arlington found guilty in a plot to target journalists and members of the Anti-Defamation Leagues, was sentenced to seven years in prison” on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, a Seattle TV station reported here.

Cole, 25 (photo, left), heads the Washington chapter of a group calling itself the “Atomwaffen Division.”

“Cole and three others delivered threatening posters to residents in western Washington,” KING 5 TV reported. A Seattle police official labeled the group’s activities “domestic terrorism.”

The others, Cameron Shea got 3 years, Johnny Roman Garza got 16 months, and Taylor Parker-Dipeppe got no prison time. Garza is from Arizona and Parker-Dipeppe from Florida.

Below: A cache of weapons confiscated from Cole in 2019 under Washington’s “red flag” law that authorizes police to seize weapons from individuals deemed dangerous by the courts (read that story here)

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