Warrant: Man threatened firefighters
June 20, 2013 11:30 PM | 983 views | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Wilson Pickett of Austell faces charges after he reportedly chased down and threatened two Austell firefighters, according to the arrest warrant.

Pickett approached one of the firefighters, who was repairing a fire hydrant that Pickett reportedly spray-painted, and used a cross tie to threaten the firefighter, according to the arrest warrant. Picket is also accused of chasing another firefighter throughout the neighborhood, threatened to kill the firefighter, and accused the firefighter of stealing a picture of Jesus from his house.

Pickett was arrested June 1 by Cobb County Police and jailed on a $10,000 bond. He was charged with obstruction of a firefighter, a misdemeanor, and terroristic threats, a felony.

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