Virginia man charged with threatening President Obama

ROANOKE, VA (WWBT) - A Roanoke man is facing charges for threatening to kill President Barack Obama.

A federal indictment unsealed this week charges 40-year-old Steven John Gurczynski with making threats, back in November and December of 2010.

According to court records, a concerned citizen told police that Gurczynski was talking about the president being the antichrist and how Gurczynski needed to end the president's life.

Gurczynski is currently behind bars.

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