Local NewsCrime


Man involved in Hoover Dam 2018 barricade pleads guilty

Posted at 11:08 AM, Feb 14, 2020

The man who barricaded himself inside of an armored vehicle at the Hoover Dam in 2018 pleaded guilty to terrorism on Feb. 4.

Matthew Wright, 32, had several weapons and 900 rounds of ammunition in his truck at that time. Wright blocked the bridge in support of the QAnon movement.

PREVIOUS STORY: Henderson man named in barricade incident on Hoover Dam bridge

He will be sentenced next month.