Federal agents arrest 2 men on gun charges; bomb plot also inves - KMOV.com

Federal agents arrest 2 men on gun charges; bomb plot also investigated

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Ola-Juwon Davis was arrested after he and another man attempted to buy explosives similar to pipe bombs and has been accused of plotting to use the bombs during upcoming protests. By Adam McDonald Ola-Juwon Davis was arrested after he and another man attempted to buy explosives similar to pipe bombs and has been accused of plotting to use the bombs during upcoming protests. By Adam McDonald

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Two men were arrested by federal agents earlier this week in St. Louis on firearms charges, authorities told News 4 late Friday.

The men, who court documents identify as Brandon Orlando and Olajuwon Davis, face charges of making false written statements in connection with a firearms purchase and aiding and abetting.  News 4 and CBS news confirmed the men were arrested on outstanding warrants.  The men allegedly illegally purchased two Hi-Point .45 ACP pistols.

On the same day, law enforcement sources confirmed to News 4 that two men were arrested in connection with a plot to explode pipe bombs during protests.  According to sources, the two men were arrested near Ferguson and were apprehended as part of an undercover operation.

We will continue to follow this story and have more information as it becomes available. 

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