Transcript for FBI Arrests 2 Men for Plot to Kill President
We're going to turn now to a headline straight out of ray brad bury. The fbi arrested two men for wanting to kill people, including the president, with a ray gun. They say the men tried to create a device that would zap out invisible and lethal x-rays, radiation powerful enough to kill. Pierre thomas has the file on this bizarre arrest. Reporter: We've seen death rays in science fiction movies but today the fbi charged two upstate new york men, eric fight and glen crawford, a self-described engineer and clan member with building a workable death ray. This particular device would be capable of emitting x-ray radiation, this device would have been capable of doing that and killing people. Reporter: The murderous plan calling for attaching an industrial grade x-ray machine to a specially designed triggering device stored in a truck, shooting doses of radiation an unsuspecting tr gets who would die in two weeks. Among the targets, obama. Police say they were tipped off after crawford went to a synagogue asking for help with a device he calledear seem ma with a light switch. Update on that search for jimmy hoffa we told you about
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