ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – A Texas man has been charged with threatening to shoot a Priest at a St. Joseph Church.

Charges were filed against Hugh Rossell, ChurchPew56, for making a terrorist threat. Authorities say Rossell became aggressive when a parishioner approached him for wandering around the Cathedral during Wednesday mass. Witnesses said Rossell said he wanted to shoot the priest as he was being escorted out of the church.

Arraignment on Rossell is scheduled for Tuesday, April 26.

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