The crazed conspiracy theorist who filmed a YouTube video after allegedly decapitating his father had damaged right into a Pennsylvania National Guard facility shortly earlier than he was arrested Tuesday.
Justin Mohn, 33, was discovered simply earlier than 10 p.m. carrying a gun and wandering across the Fort Indiantown Gap complicated, a sprawling campus greater than 100 miles from the house the place he’s accused of killing his dad, a state Department of Military and Veterans Affairs spokesperson confirmed to The Post.
Mohn, who had allegedly climbed the fencing across the fort, was arrested with out incident.
Police had already been on the hunt for Mohn for hours after they pinged his cellphone to a tower close to the National Guard base, prompting a close-by brewery to be put into an emergency lockdown.
His mom had arrived at her Levittown house the place her son additionally lived round 7 p.m. to seek out her husband’s headless physique surrounded by a “great amount of blood” within the lavatory, Middletown Township police and Bucks County detectives stated in courtroom paperwork.
Cops additionally discovered a machete and a big kitchen knife together with blood-soaked rubber gloves.
They had rapidly fingered Mohn because the suspect in his father’s grotesque loss of life after he flaunted a severed head in a plastic bag in a deranged YouTube video wherein he inspired violence in opposition to authorities officers.
He calmly stated it belonged to “a federal worker of over 20 years and my father.”
Michael Mohn, 68, labored as an engineer with the geoenvironmental part of the US Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District.
“He is now in hell for an eternity as a traitor to his nation,” the commentator stated, figuring out himself as Justin Mohn earlier than occurring an unhinged rant in opposition to the federal government according to QAnon conspiracy theories, calling for “militias” throughout the US to unite and kill federal officers “on web site.”
The video — titled “Mohn’s Militia – Call to Arms for American Patriots” — was posted to YouTube round 5:30 p.m., after which he allegedly stole his late father’s white Toyota Corolla to make the two-hour journey to Fort Indiantown Gap. The facility is likely one of the nation’s busiest National Guard Training facilities, in response to its web site.
Why he fled to the bottom just isn’t recognized — Mohn has by no means served in and seems to haven’t any ties to the Pennsylvania National Guard, an company spokesperson confirmed.
The former Progressive worker had a storied historical past of sharing unhinged content material, together with twisted songs and books about Satan, stalkers and corrupt presidential candidates.
He as soon as penned a pamphlet titled “America’s Coming Bloody Revolution,” which chillingly described him killing his circle of relatives members in what he described as an “inevitable” violent revolution.
He additionally filed no less than three lawsuits in opposition to federal businesses, together with the US authorities, over his scholar mortgage money owed.
In one, he claimed the US authorities “negligently and fraudulently” pushed him to take out scholar loans between 2010 and 2014 to pay for his training at Penn State University.
He alleged he ought to have been warned that his diploma in agribusiness administration would have been nugatory in securing a job as a result of he was an “overeducated white man.”
Mohn faces expenses of first-degree homicide, abuse of corpse and possessing an instrument of against the law.