Daniel Alan Baker Biography — Wiki
Daniel Alan Baker is an ex-Army soldier who described himself as a ‘hardcore leftist’, has now been arrested after allegedly issuing a call to arms online. He is alleged to have attempted to recruit ‘like-minded’ individuals to join him at the Florida state Capitol in Tallahassee.
Baker is alleged to have taken part in a number of Black Lives Matter and anti-police protests around the country last year. He was arrested by the FBI on Friday along with agents from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and the Tallahassee Police Department.
Daniel Alan Baker Age
Daniel Alan Baker is 33 years old.
Daniel Alan Baker with ‘like-minded people to attack Trump supporters
Prosecutors say Daniel Alan Baker was turfed out of the army after going AWOL instead of following orders and being deployed with his unit to Iraq. He is also alleged to have fought alongside a militia group in Syria.
He has been charged with violating a federal law that makes it a felony to ‘transmit in interstate or foreign commerce any communication containing any threat to kidnap any person or any threat to injure the person of another.’
Authorities monitored Baker’s social media posts which were found to be increasingly disturbing in recent months including an attempt to recruit and train others to further his anti-government or anti-authority violent extremism ideology.