The post notes that the Herndon police “assisted in the armed invasion” and the officers “used a battering ram to knock in the door after two knocks, and did not announce that they had a warrant.”
A flash bang grenade was also used, according to Kokesh’s website.
Kokesh faces two drug charges, including one involving possession of a firearm. The Fairfax County Sheriff’s Department tells WTOP the charges are possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 drug and possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 drug while in possession of a firearm.
Kokesh is being held at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center.