HUTCHINSON, Kan. (KSNW) — A Hutchinson man has been arrested by police on suspicion of terrorism after a traffic stop on Tuesday.
At around 2 p.m., the Hutchinson Police Department said they received information that a 24-year-old man wanted to harm employees of a business where he worked.
Police said they located and arrested Andrew Patterson.
During the stop, the department said officers located detailed plans of an act to carry out mass violence against employees. Police say they got a search warrant for Patterson’s home and found additional evidence related to the plan.
Patterson was booked on suspicion of one count of domestic terrorism.