Muslim convert, 20, who ‘planned to blow up the Capitol’ says if he hadn’t been arrested he would have shot President Obama in the head

Cornell, also known as Raheel Mahrus Ubaydah, grew up in the Cincinnati suburbs and still lived with his parents. He said support of the Islamic State group is widespread.

A man accused of plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol called a television station from jail and said if he hadn’t been arrested he would have gone to Washington and shot President Barack Obama in the head.

WXIX-TV in Cincinnati said Christopher Lee Cornell, 20, called the station from the Kentucky jail where he’s being held, confessed to being a supporter of the Islamic State group and said he planned to kill government officials in retaliation for U.S. strikes on the militant organization.

The station aired part of the interview on Friday night, hours after Cornell’s attorney argued unsuccessfully in court that it could violate the defendant’s right to a fair trial…


  • PoliWach

    Damn……you win some, you lose some.

  • Martin B

    Wow. I know that Islam is a loser magnet, but this guy really takes the cake.

    • Exile1981

      20 years ago people liked him joined suicide cults in california, now they join islam.

  • Alain

    Any chance he also had loony Pelosi and Hilderbeast in his sights? I really need more information before deciding on this one.

  • Norman_In_New_York

    If he had shot Obama, he would have done us a favor.

  • Clausewitz

    I definitely am torn on this one.

  • Bathhouse Barry must be heartbroken – after all he did for the advancement of Muslim terrorism and homosexuals, that faggy Muslim still wants to kill him.

  • Mal

    Oh man, when I think of all the knock-on benefits of THAT little venture…

  • Minicapt

    Russell Brand’s younger brother?


  • dingoatemybaby

    is it too late to let him free and give him a rifle?