Skip to comments.Suspected Iranian arms dealer has Ore. ties
Posted on 05/25/2010 8:57:39 PM PDT by Tramonto
MCMINNVILLE, Ore. - Federal agents say an Iranian citizen lied to get across the U.S.-Canadian border and then stashed weapons near the border after transporting them from McMinnville, according to a court document.
Agents said last Tuesday night Oliver King crossed the border on a false passport telling customs he had to pick up his wife at the Target store. But agents followed him down Interstate 5 to McMinnville, watched him pull up to an office building he leases which is a gun shop, load up boxes and drive back to Ferndale, Wash.
There in a storage unit, agents said they found a stash of $30,000 worth of law enforcement grade sniper rifles, handguns and ammunition. And on the boxes were shipping labels to McMinnville, Oregon.
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Oliver King? King of Persia?
His name is actually Hamid Malekpour.
This is scary interesting.
If I was operating a foreign terrorist sleeper cell, I very well might choose Oregon for my base of operations.
So many opportunities, so many lefty lunatics.
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Corvallis Oregon go to the local winco and you are in the fashion world of ME attire.
I wonder if there are other heavily populated areas around the state.
Probably any college town.