A man who allegedly entered a University Heights church and threatened to kill a priest was taken into custody following a brief standoff.
Police said the man claimed to have a gun but was later found to be armed with only a pair of scissors he obtained inside the church…
… Officers surrounded the building, but the suspect refused and remained holed up in the church. Shortly after 12:45 p.m., the man surrendered without incident.
Luckily, they caught the man.
Lord Jesus, have mercy.
Thankfully, no one was harmed.
I am glad that they caught the man who was threatening to murder this priest. I wonder what his motivation was or if he was simply mentally ill or something?