Man arrested who wanted to kill Obama, candidates ‘to see the world burn’
He threatened to kill President Obama, members of Congress and candidates from both parties.
Joseph Goode, 21, of Cheektowaga, New York, vowed to use a high-powered rifle to kill Obama, according to the office of U.S. Attorney William Hochul in Buffalo, New York. He also threatened to kill both Clinton and his wife, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, along with Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Ted Cruz.\
Goode said he “is the kind of person ready to snap and shoot up a public place” and said he wanted to “see the world burn,” according to prosecutors. It was not immediately clear to whom he had made the threats.