Sheriff: Man threatens to kill victim “because you’re Jesus”

JOHNSON COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man was trying to rob a home in Johnson County holds homeowner at knife point, deputies report.

Johnson County Sheriff’s Department said on Sunday Zachary Cochran, 31, told the victim, “I’m going to kill you because you’re Jesus.”

The home is on Middle Fork Road, according to the press release from the Sheriff’s Department.

The owner of the home was able to break free from Cochran and ran to a neighbors house to call 911.

Deputies said they located what looked like two baggies of meth on Cochran.

The victim wasn’t hurt during the incident, deputies said.

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