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-- in that alleged plot aimed at the NATO -- In Chicago those three suspects.
Appearing in court just a short time ago there they are each is accused.
-- planning to attack high profile targets around the Chicago area with.
Molotov cocktails -- of those targets reportedly include the mayor's home.
And president Obama's Chicago campaign headquarters Steve Brown is live in Chicago with more high -- -- -- and yet interestingly this is not a federal case this is going to be the very first application of illinois' own terrorism laws and that will be what the charges essentially -- -- Against these three individuals or arrested they are Brian church -- chase and Brent Beverly they were picked up on Wednesday night.
In a neighborhood in south -- at the Southside of Chicago bridge Ford is the neighborhoods name.
And are picked up on Wednesday night were there.
I'm yesterday Friday afternoon and still saw cops milling around and talking to folks in the neighborhood were totaled nine folks were arrested in one particular raid.
The State's attorney's office says the local prosecutor's office says it was a targeted raid.
And they had informants working with them.
Individuals that we -- charged in this investigation are not peaceful protesters.
They are domestic terrorist who came to Chicago without it -- his agenda to harm our police officers.
Intimidator citizens and it's it's -- they're politically motivated hard.
Now what the police and prosecutors say is that -- recovered in the raid were Molotov cocktail bomb making materials and a number different weapons both actual improvised.
The folks working his defense attorneys from the national lawyers guild.
Here on site not only to observe police and the protest but to act -- defense attorneys in case somebody did get arrested.
They are acting as defense attorneys in this particular case and they believe it is the informants who brought in these materials the police confiscated.
That's their allegation.
All three of those suspects named at the top of this and newscast at top of this report all three being held on one point five million dollars bond.
All right Steve Brown reporting live for Chicago -- an expert at.
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