In reality, the perpetrator tried to recruit *one* homeless guy just to perform surveillance for him. And failed!
Reminder: *this is a splinter group of *Atomwaffen.*
That's actually sort of reassuring.
Their initial plan was to stay totally below the radar. They were blown pretty quickly. (My guess is the ADL's guy in Atomwaffen was among their first recruits.)
I'm kidding; they're flyering