Domestic Terrorism

Affidavit Alleges Colorado Man Sought to Blow Up Synagogue

By Gordon Ahl
Monday, November 4, 2019, 3:37 PM

An affidavit written by F.B.I. special agent John W. Smith was unsealed on Nov. 4 that lays out facts supporting the arrest of Richard Holzer, a white supremacist who allegedly sought to blow up a Jewish synagogue in Colorado. The affidavit claims the evidence meets the definition of “domestic terrorism.” The document can be found here and below.