El Pasoan awaits sentencing for lying about presidential threats
EL PASO, TX (KTSM) — A jury convicted 31-year-old El Pasoan Keith Aiken for lying about a threat made on the President's life while working as a civilian military employee in Afghanistan.
He claimed a co-worker had threatened to shoot President Obama and blow up Air Force One. Aiken later confessed the lie.
His sentencing is scheduled for September where he could face up to 10 years for both counts.