A White male former New-Nazi that got converted to Islam, Devon Arthurs, 18, has been charged with the killing of his two friends, Jeremy Himmelman, 22, and Andrew Oneschuk, 18, who he claimed were "disrespecting" his new faith.
Armed with a semi-automatic pistol, Authurs also held three people to hostage near the Green Planet Smoke Shop on Friday evening near the aprtment he shared with his two other friends.He told hostages he is "upset due to America bombing his Muslim countries" and shouted "Allah Mohammed!" while he was walked to a police patrol car, after a negotiation, where he surrendered himself to the police.
According to police documents, Arthur said;
I had to do it,This wouldn't have had to happen if your country didn't bomb my country.
When police to Arthur to the Tampa Palms apartment, they found the body of Himmelman and Oneschuk, both had been shot in the head and upper body. Also, outside the aprtment is Russell, who serves in the Army National Guard crying, and dressed"full US Army camouflage".
The four men all lived together and shared their Neo-Nazi beliefs until Arthur converted to Islam.
Arthur now faces two counts of first-degree murder, two counts of aggravated assault and three counts of armed kidnapping.
The FBI found the photo of the perpetrator of the Oklahoma City bomber, Timothy McVeigh in the bathroom of Russells