Obama Assassination Plot Stopped

Oct. 27, 2008

WASHINGTON-Federal agents break up an apparent plot kill presidential candidate Barack Obama.

The government says two neo-nazis were planning to kill the senator as the grand finale to a national shooting spree.

The pair is also accused of plotting to kill eighty-eight black people and decapitate fourteen in tennessee.

They've been identified as 20-year old Daniel Cowart of Bells,Tennessee, and 18-year-old Paul Schlesselman, of Helena-West Helena, Arkansas. Both are being held without bond. They allegedly had a rifle, a sawed-off shotgun and three pistols when they were arrested.

The government is not saying anything about the of timeline the neo nazis.