Law enforcement officers have reported that a man has been shot and killed in Ohio.
The man is named as Ricky Shiffer and the incident happened on Thursday afternoon.
So who is Ricky Shiffer?
He is said to lived in the city of Columbus and is reported to have left some comments on social media in the recent past, some of which are attached to this post.
The post revealed what he had planned to do all along. Read his post below.
“If you don’t hear from me, it is true I tried attacking the FBI, and it’ll mean either I was taken off the internet, the FBI got me, or they sent the regular cops.” shiffer social media post reads. After trying to enter the FBI office in Ohio,
Shiffer fled the scene in his car, a Ford Crown Victoria.
Ricky Shiffer connection with Donald Trump
Ricky Shiffer the famous Ohio gunman who breached FBI office was astute supporter of Donald Trump. This came to light when the FBI searched ex- President Mar-a-lago club and resident, a user on Trump social , Donald Trump’s Conservative social media platform. A user by name Ricky Shiffer reportedly wrote “We must not tolerate this one,” an NBC News reports indicated.
“I hope a call to arms comes from someone better qualified, but if not, this is your call to arms from me,” he added. “Leave work tomorrow as soon as the gun shop/Army-Navy store/pawn shop opens, get whatever you need to be ready for combat.”
Another user reacted to his post by saying his post has been forwarded to the FBI, the Shiffer account replied, “Bring them on.”
The same account potentially linked to Shiffer encouraged killing FBI agents “on sight.”
In another breath, a Twitter post which came earlier this year and linked to account Shiffer also posted that “the next step is the one we used in 1775.”