Quote "Per the news articles posted, he had a prior arrest and conviction in Ohio for pulling a stunt in which he displayed a gun inappropriately."
The article I read (in the link above) said he was arrested but later released and not charged.
You gota watch out for those ham radio enthusiasts though, most of them are sort a goofy.
"scope formulas found" I think the proper term is "dope". They might even be able to find some reloading data in my vehicle, so what?
The kid did nothing illegal, unless being a $hit magnet is illegal. He should have kept it concealed or left it in his vehicle - no one would have known he was a goofy ham radio operator with a gun.
Kudos to the law enforcement peeps who in the nick of time foiled another crime that clearly never was going to happen.
He is only guilty of using poor judgment.