A disabled Army veteran is accused of trying to arrange a graphic murder for hire through an undercover FBI Agent posing as a Ku Klux Klan member.
The US Attorney's Office has announced the federal charges against Allen Wayne Densen Morgan, from Anniston.
According to an FBI affidavit, Morgan believed the intended target of his plot had raped his wife.
The FBI Agent stated when he first spoke with Morgan last Thursday over phone, he represented himself to Morgan as a KKK member.
In the affidavit, the Agent claimed Morgan wanted the man, "hung from a tree and gutted".
The Agent met with Morgan at the Econo Lodge on Elm Street in Oxford on Sunday afternoon to discuss payment.
Morgan was placed under arrest after the meeting.
Morgan as a detention hearing scheduled for September 3rd in federal court.
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