Retired Policeman/Special Deputy Observed Suspect’s Internet Use

A retired police officer who is also a volunteer deputy is responsible for helping to nab a possible terror suspect at a Florida library. \”As he walked in the door, Myers saw 45-year-old, London native Nigel Berkeley Gates sitting at one of the computers with the words \”Baghdad Battery\” on the screen. As Myers\’ wife wandered around the library, the special deputy secretly watched Gates and his Internet activities. Myers watched as Gates allegedly surfed the Internet about Baghdad, Iraq, President George W. Bush, the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and agricultural information. But when Gates scrolled on a site about \”concealing metal objects,\” Myers had seen enough.\” Suspicious chemicals were found in the man\’s backpack. Read More.