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Florida Man Thomas Matthew McVicker Sentenced to 24 Months
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Florida Man Thomas Matthew McVicker Sentenced to 24 Months

Florida Man Thomas Matthew McVicker Sentenced to 24 Months for Threatening a Mass Shooting (STL.News) – United States Attorney Richard W. Moore of the Southern District of Alabama announced that Thomas Matthew McVicker, 39, of Punta Gorda, Florida, was sentenced today in federal court on a charge of Interstate Transmission of Threat to Injure. McVicker pled guilty to the charge in April of 2020. According to court documents filed in connection with his guilty plea, in August 2019 McVicker sent an acquaintance, who lived in Baldwin County, Alabama, a series of text messages about conducting a mass shooting.  McVicker wrote “I was thinking about shooting a church up but I’m afraid how it will affect my family in the flesh after I’m gone.  So I think I’m just gonna kill some people on the st...