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Galway man accused of planning weapon

Officials say device was to have been used on Muslims

Eric J. Feight, of Hudson, left photo, and Glendon Scott Crawford, of Galway, right photo, being led out of the James T. Foley Federal Courthouse in Albany after being charged in conspiracy to provide material support to terrorists on Wednesday, June 19, 2013.
Photographer: Patrick Dodson
Eric J. Feight, of Hudson, left photo, and Glendon Scott Crawford, of Galway, right photo, being led out of the James T. Foley Federal Courthouse in Albany after being charged in conspiracy to provide material support to terrorists on Wednesday, June 19, 2013.
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Federal investigators believe an industrial mechanic employed at General Electric Co. and with ties to the Ku Klux Klan conspired with one of the company’s contractors to create a remotely-operated industrial-strength ionizing device capable of blasting lethal doses of radiation at targeted groups, including Muslims. Authorities accused Glendon Scott Crawford, 49, of Galway, and Eric J. Feight, 54, of Hudson, of creating the truck-mounted X-ray device so it could employed by Jewish groups or other ...


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