Three men linked to far-right extremist group arrested in attempt to disrupt Floyd protests with violence

Three Nevada men were arrested on terrorism-related charges related to causing violence during recent protests to reopen the economy in Las Vegas.

The Associated Press reports the three men, who are white, have ties to a loose movement of right-wing extremists that advocate the overthrow of the U.S. government.

All three arrested have military experience and are accused of conspiring to carry out a plan that began in April in conjunction with protests to reopen the state’s economy, which closed because of the coronavirus pandemic. The three reportedly were going to capitalize on protests that sparked last week after the death of George Floyd.

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