A group of 31 men with ties to a white nationalist hate group were busted by Idaho police after they were found in the rear of a U-Haul van in the area of an LGBTQ Pride event in Coeur d’Alene on Saturday.

“They came to riot downtown,” Coeur d’Alene Police Chief Lee White said at a press conference.

The men are members of the Patriot Front — a hate organization formed after the deadly “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Va. in 2017.

@TheIronHeart "they came to riot" -- big chief knows what's going to happen before it occurs.

this will be the usual proving a crime thru texting/email

@TheIronHeart I didn’t know the police could arrest the CIA while in an operation

@TheIronHeart Just one more example of peaceful protest doesnt work. The "conquerors not thieves" shirt is pretty cool though.

@TheIronHeart If shin guards & shields mean "rioters", those pigs are the chief rioters.

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