DETROIT — A 63-year-old Southern California man who was traveling with explosives in his vehicle with the intention of blowing up one of the nation's largest mosques where mourners had gathered for a funeral was arrested in the Detroit suburb of Dearborn, Michigan authorities said Sunday.
Dearborn police said Roger Stockham, his photo above, was arraigned Wednesday on one count of making a false report or threat of terrorism and one count of possessing explosives with an unlawful intent. Stockham had a large but undisclosed quantity of class-C fireworks including M-80s, which are outlawed in Michigan, Chief Ronald Haddad said.
What Drew Viet Nam Vet Roger Stockham All The Way From Imperial Beach CA to Dearborn MI to Try And Blow Up A Mosque. The Free Press said the Islamic Center of America 19500 Ford Road, in Dearborn was holding a funeral when Stockham was apprehended in the parking lot and up to 700 people were inside. Police said the suspect doesn’t appear to have known about the funeral but he did target the Dearborn region because of its large Muslim and Arab population.
Why would Viet Nam Vet Roger Stockham drive halfway across the USA to blow up a Mosque in Dearborn MI? Viet Nam Vet Roger Stockham was living in Imperial Beach CA just south of San Diego, there are 10 large Mosques within 30 miles of his Imperial Beach CA location including the one the 9/11 hijackers atteneded in San Diego CA, what is the draw for the Dearborn Mosque?
Roger Dale Stockham age 63 did time in the Federal Bureau of Prisons System he was released on 9/20/2005. Roger Dale Stockham a decorated Army veteran accused of plotting to blow up a Metro Detroit mosque served time in federal prison for threatening to kill President George W. Bush and bomb a Vermont veterans’ clinic in 2002.
On September 1st 1979 Roger Stockham was arrested by the Los Angeles County Sheirff Department for trying to hijack an airliner; from the Merced Sun-Star of September 1, 1979, describes one Roger Stockham, Muslim Convert, as attempting to hijack an airliner from Los Angeles to Iran, in 1979, the hijacker Roger Stockham was 32 years old.
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