YouTube threats to kill cops leads to arrest

NOW: YouTube threats to kill cops leads to arrest

MISHAWAKA, Ind. -- South Bend Police have taken Robin Peppers into custody on an outstanding warrant related to a domestic violence incident.

Law enforcement across Michiana started looking for Peppers after Mishawaka Police were made aware of videos posted on his YouTube page. In the videos, Robin Peppers allegedly threatened to kill police, judges and politicians.

Earlier on Wednesday, the Mishawaka Police Department released his photo and asked for the public's help locating him. He was wanted on a warrant in St. Joseph County.

South Bend Police arrested Peppers near Bendix and Lincolnway.

Right now, the prosecutor's office is reviewing evidence to see if any charges will be filed in relation to the online threats. 

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