A National Guardsman has been arrested for talking about killing Vice President Mike Pence before his visit to the 9/11 memorial in Pennsylvania.
Twenty-two-year-old William Robert Dunbar of Berlin, New Jersey was charged Saturday after his comments before Pence’s trip for the annual observance of the Flight 93 crash.
Richland Township police claim that Dunbar was on duty at the Army National Guard Training Center when he said, ‘If someone pays me enough money, I will kill the vice president.’
Witnesses said they contacted commanding officers after they heard Dunbar make the threat twice.
Police said Dunbar was taken to Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center for evaluation and then to county prison in lieu of $250,000 bond.
Court documents don’t list an attorney and a listed phone number for Dunbar couldn’t be found Monday.