'Disaster Waiting to Happen': Neo-Nazi Allegedly Shoots Woman Over Lawn Flag
A man who recently spent at least $60 to boost his neo-Nazi presence online was arrested this week for allegedly shooting a woman who took a Nazi flag from his lawn.
Neighbors in Hunter, Oklahoma, knew Alexander Feaster as the guy who flew swastika flags at his house. But when a woman reportedly stole one of the flags on a dare this week, Feaster allegedly opened fire on her. Feaster, 44, is currently facing charges of shooting with the intent to kill and assault and battery with a deadly weapon.
The charges are the latest escalation in what appears to have been a year-long descent into open neo-Nazism.
Police say Feaster opened fire on a 26-year-old woman who took one of his two Nazi flags early Sunday morning. The woman, who had been at a nearby party, attempted the stunt on a dare, and was moving away from Feaster’s house when he opened fire, according to Garfield County Sheriff Judy Helm.
Feaster is currently being held in jail without bond. It’s unclear whether he has a lawyer. The unnamed victim was expected to recover from four bullet wounds.
Meanwhile, the flags had been an eyesore for about a year, neighbors told Kansas City’s KFOR.
“It’s never really been a problem. His flags got stolen a couple times when he first put them out but nothing ever came of it. This is the first time it’s ever come to violence,” the neighbor told the station. “He’s been out mowing neighbors ...
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