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CrimePolice: Armed man threatened to kill pedestrians on Biltmore Avenue

18:50  14 august  2019
18:50  14 august  2019 Source:   citizen-times.com

Police search for Florida man who wanted gun "that would kill 200 people"

Police search for Florida man who wanted gun Police in Port St. Lucie are searching for a man who walked into a Walmart and asked a sales clerk if they could sell him anything "that would kill 200 people." According to police, the man, who is believed to be in his 50s with grayish black hair and a goatee, approached a sales clerk in the sporting goods department at the Walmart located at the 10000 block of South US 1 and asked "Can you sell me anything (or a gun) that would kill 200 people?" The incident happened Wednesday just after 7 p.m. The sales clerk replied, "This isn't funny," and the man replied "I know," and then repeated the question. The man left the store after making the second statement.

New York City police officers shot and killed a black man who was known to be mentally ill on a Brooklyn street corner on Wednesday afternoon after he pointed what the officers believed was a gun at them, the authorities said. The object, however, turned out to be a metal pipe with a knob on it.

Lititz Police arrived at the scene at 6 p.m. to arrest Price for a probation violation, but Price physically resisted. That's when he kicked the officer in the While in transit, Price made several threats to the officer driving him, including that he would kill the officer. At the hospital, Price threatened a hospital

ASHEVILLE — A man brandished a knife and threatened to kill pedestrians near the Fine Arts Theater downtown around 6:45 p.m. on August 13.

Isaac Ishmail Rivers, 41, has been charged with two misdemeanors — disorderly conduct and going armed to the terror of people — after police say he "waved an open blade" and told passersby, "Y'all hate me because I'm (black), I'm gonna kill all of you," according to arrest records.

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Rivers' address is listed in arrest records as 19 North Ann Street, the location of Homeward Bound, a local nonprofit that supports the homeless.

Rivers was in custody at the Buncombe County Jail as of 10 a.m. Aug. 14 and was eligible for a $1,000 secured bond. Rivers is scheduled to appear in court on Oct. 10.

This article originally appeared on Asheville Citizen Times: Police: Armed man threatened to kill pedestrians on Biltmore Avenue

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