JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – A National Guardsman has admitted that he threatened to kill Vice-President Mike Pence for his visit to Pennsylvania for the annual commemoration of the crash of Flight 93 on Sept. 11.
The (Johnstown) Tribune-Democrat reports that William Robert Dunbar pleaded guilty Tuesday. The 23-year-old Berlin, Pennsylvania, the man now faces up to five years in prison when he is sentenced.
The authorities say that Dunbar was on duty in the Army National Guard Training Center on Sept. 8 when he said: “If someone pays me enough money, I will kill the vice-president.” Witnesses said she contacted commanding officers after they heard Dunbar making the threat two times.
The authorities say that Dunbar initially denied making the statement, but finally to say.
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Information from: the Tribune-Democrat, http://www.tribune-democrat.com