- Associated Press - Friday, December 19, 2014

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia inmate faces an additional five years behind bars after pleading guilty to threatening President Barack Obama.

U.S. Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld II says 44-year-old Robert Dale Tasker entered his plea Thursday in U.S. District Court in Clarksburg.

Tasker is an inmate at the Tygart Valley Regional Jail in Belington. He was charged with writing a letter threatening to kill the president in December 2013.

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