El Pasoan Sent to Federal Prison for Threatening Black Lives Matter

An El Paso man is going to federal prison for making threats to members of Black Lives Matter. Yesterday, Manual Flores was sentenced to serve 21 months behind bars for making the online threat Flores posted a video in June last year in which he made threats against Black Lives Matter street demonstrators. The FBI says one of his comments on the video said, “My dream is at least to take out two hundred.” He is seen with an assault rifle in the video.