TX woman charged with threatening President Obama

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POSTED: Saturday, June 29, 2013 - 9:40am

UPDATED: Saturday, June 29, 2013 - 12:03pm

The Texas woman who tried to frame her husband for sending ricin laced letters to the president has been indicted.

On Thursday, a federal grand jury returned a three count indictment for 35 year old Shannon Richardson.

She's charged with threatening the President of the United States, mailing a threatening letter to New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and mailing a threatening letter to Mark Glaze, the director of Bloomberg's Mayors Against Illegal Gun's group.

If convicted, Richardson faces up to five years in federal prison on each charge.

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