Guy arrested for allegedly threatening to assassinate Pres. Obama is a triathlete, Denver Broncos fan (video)
Nov 14, 2012, 3:46 PM EST
A Colorado Mesa University student has been arrested for threatening to kill President Obama — a threat he made while being treated by a therapist. But Mitchell Kenneth Kusick, 20, of Westminster, Colo., is not your ordinary wants-to-assassinate-the-president kind of crazy.
According to Jefferson County Court records, Kusick also:
Said he was obsessed with the shootings at Columbine High School and Virginia Tech.
Is also obsessed with the Dark Knight Rises theater massacre.
Said he wanted to shoot children on Halloween.
Kusick also allegedly admitted that he wanted to assassinate President Barack Obama. He said he had been keeping track of his travel schedule, and wanted to go down in history as “the guy who killed Obama.”
And then, this paragraph happened:
Among Kusick’s interests on his Facebook page are ‘American conspiracies,’ the Call of Duty video games and the film Paul Blart: Mall Cop.
Kusick’s Facebook page shows him running a triathlon, and includes a photo he took of himself in a bathroom mirror wearing a Denver Broncos jersey and hat. You can’t buy publicity like that.
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