Texas Issued Ominous Warning Before DA Murders
Aryan Brotherhood of Texas looking to inflict 'mass casualties': December bulletin
By Mark Russell, Newser Staff
Posted Apr 4, 2013 8:46 AM CDT
FILE - This undated file photo taken from the Kaufman County, Texas, website shows Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland. McLelland and his wife were found killed in their house, Saturday, March...   (AP Photo/Kaufman County, File)

(Newser) – A new revelation supports the theory that the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas was involved in the murders of two of the state's prosecutors: Texas authorities issued a bulletin in December that warned the white supremacist gang was looking to retaliate against law enforcement officials in a way that would result in "mass casualties or death," reports ABC News.

It asserted that the group was "proactively working toward developing personal information about officers" involved in the November arrest of 34 of its members; 10 face the death penalty. However, the bulletin noted that the plan was "designed to be carried out when law enforcement officers are at large gatherings." The two murdered prosecutors, Mark Hasse and Mike McLelland, were not killed in such crowds, but both were involved in the investigation. Investigators are also focusing on a former local official.

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1freeusa
Apr 6, 2013 7:04 PM CDT
dont know all the facts, but there is suspicions that it might be an inside job by corrupt cops who were getting ready to get exposed in their alliance with one of the mexican drug gangs that patrol the transportation of drugs down the I20 corridor.
charlesm1a1
Apr 4, 2013 2:36 PM CDT
Rick Perry says its the Mexicans and I believe him. After all he is one of the smartest people in Texas.
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Apr 4, 2013 12:21 PM CDT
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