Threat against Vidor church

in Vidor

Police in Seguin, Texas, arrested an armed felon who threatened a Vidor church, Vidor Police Department (VPD) Chief Rod Carroll reports.

According to Chief Carroll, officers arrested 33-year-old Tony Albert in Seguin on Dec. 30 after the man allegedly told them he was on his way to First Baptist Church in Vidor, located at 350 N. Main St., “to fulfill a prophecy.” Officers arrested Albert for possession of a firearm by a felon and possession of marijuana. At the time of this report, he was being held at the Guadalupe County Correctional Facility on bonds totaling $200,000

Seguin officers contacted the VPD at about 4 p.m. Sunday to inform them of the threat. The department immediately contacted the church pastor and advised him of the situation. “We have been working closely with the Seguin Police Department, FBI, Texas Rangers and ATF in reference to this threat,” said Carroll.

 

SOURCE: The Examiner

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