‘The Waster’: Ominous Letter Spooks Dozens of Churches in Tennessee, Georgia

Law enforcement agencies in Tennessee and Georgia are looking for an anonymous man who sent ominous, eerie letters signed “The Waster” to dozens of churches, NBC News reports.

The photocopied, handwritten letter — which criticizes “you preachers, ministers, and chaplains” for not teaching all of the commandments of the Bible — has been sent to at least 50 churches in the last two weeks in McMinn and Monroe counties in Tennessee and in Murray County, Georgia — and likely elsewhere, authorities said.

About 50 churches in Tennessee and Georgia are known to have received photocopies of this letter, signed ‘The Waster,’ in the last two weeks. WRCB-TV It doesn’t include an explicit threat, meaning no crime has technically been committed, but “it’s better to be safe than sorry,” Blake Witt, a detective with the McMinn County, Tennessee, Sheriff’s Office, told NBC station WRCB of Chattanooga.

Source: ‘The Waster’: Ominous Letter Spooks Dozens of Churches in Tennessee, Georgia – NBC News

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