Raleigh County Man Arrested, “Trying To Save Everyone From The Aliens And Russians”

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – A Raleigh County man is in jail for threatening to kill family members  over cigarettes.  He told deputies he was just “trying to save everyone from the aliens and the Russians.”

According to a criminal complaint, Deputies were dispatched to a in Rock Creek due to a domestic incident.  A woman stated that Travis Hall got upset with her because she would not take him get cigarettes.  Hall allegedly pulled out a hammer and threatened her and another man, saying he would kill both of them.  The woman stated that Hall was trying to get her to start a war with the Russians.

Deputies located Hall in the driveway with a hammer tucked into his belt.  Hall stated that he was just trying to save everyone from the aliens and the Russians.

Hall is charged with domestic assault and is being held in the Southern Regional Jail under a 2,500 dollar bond.

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