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Marshall County Man Pleads Not Guilty to Threatening President

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McMECHEN -

A Marshall County man, indicted for threatening to harm the President, has plead not guilty to the charge.

United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, says Ryan Kirker,20 of McMechen has been charged  by an Elkins Grand Jury with the felony offense of "Threats Against the President."

According to the indictment,in April of 2013  Kirker knowingly placed a letter in the mail threatening to take the life of or inflict bodily harm against the President.

If convicted authorities said he faces up to five years in jail and a fine of $250,000.