Cleveland— A person who identifies with a bunch that despises ladies appeared in federal courtroom in Cincinnati on prices associated to his plans to kill sorority members at an unidentified college in Ohio.
Tres Genco, 21, of Hillsboro, Ohio, is charged with an tried hated crime and possession of a machine gun.
Federal prosecutors in a press release launched on Wednesday (Thursday AEST) stated Genco identifies himself as an “incel” — involuntary celibate — and has frolicked collaborating in an internet neighborhood of males hostile to ladies as a result of they consider they’re unjustly denied sexual or romantic consideration.
The assertion factors to a 2014 taking pictures dedicated by a self-identified incel named Elliot Rodger, who killed six individuals and injured 14 others exterior a sorority home on the College of California, Santa Barbara, earlier than killing himself.
In accordance with prosecutors, Genco ceaselessly posted on an incel web site in 2019 and 2020. In a single publish, he wrote that he had used a squirt gun to spray “foids” within the face with orange juice, one thing Rodger had carried out earlier than the Santa Barbara killings.
“Foids” is the shortened incel time period for the hostile time period “feminoid”.
Court docket paperwork say Genco wrote a manifesto known as “A Hideous Symphony,” which acknowledged partly: “I’ll slaughter out of hatred, jealousy, and revenge…I’ll take away the ability of life that they withhold from me”. He additionally allegedly signed a doc “Your hopeful buddy and assassin.”
Court docket paperwork allege the 21-year-old carried out surveillance at an Ohio college on January 15, 2020.