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Addam Turner biography: 10 things about Boogaloo Bois member from Louisville, Kentucky

Adam Turner

Addam Turner

Addam Turner is a white man from Kentucky, United States. Here are 10 more things about him:

  1. He lives in Louisville, Kentucky. (a)
  2. He is a member of the United Pharaoh’s Guard (UPG), a militia group whose members define themselves as Boogaloo Bois. (a)
  3. He was a hardlines team member at Sam’s Club in Louisville. (b)
  4. He worked at Mosby’s Towing in Louisville. (c)
  5. In 2020, he acted as security for Breonna Taylor protesters in downtown Louisville, according to David Mour, a lawyer who previously represented UPG defendants. (d)
  6. On December 25, 2020, while openly carrying an AR-pistol and an additional hand gun, he participated in a protest caravan driving through St. Matthews, Louisville where he confronted St. Matthews Police Department officers following a traffic stop of the caravan. He arrested for menacing and resisting arrest. (a)
  7. He made numerous posts on Facebook and Twitter threatening police officers after his arrest on December 25, 2020. (a)
  8. On February 11, 2021, he and his fellow Louisville resident John Subleski were arrested by agents from the Louisville Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. (a)
  9. He was 35 years old when he was arrested on February 11, 2021. He was charged with communicating a threat in interstate commerce. If convicted, he will face up to five years behind bars, a $250,000 fine and a three-year term of supervised release. (a)
  10. He is scheduled for a preliminary and detention hearing before a U.S. Magistrate Judge at 12:00 p.m. on February 17, 2021. (a)


(This is a developing story. More details are being added.)


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