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Ricin suspect: Elvis impersonator, conspiracy theorist

Ricin suspect: Elvis impersonator, conspiracy theorist
Posted Thursday, April 18th 2013 @ 8am  by Matt Cantor, Newser Staff

(NEWSER– The Mississippi man accused of sending ricinto President Obama and a Republican senator is an impersonator of some 70 celebrities with a colorful onlinepresence and a penchant for conspiracy theories, reports the Clarion-Ledger in a look at Paul Kevin Curtis, who was arrested yesterday. Curtis, who apparently has a three-octave range, offers a warning on his Facebook that your friends' body parts are at risk of harvesting for the black market. He also says he's wrapped up in a war on the mafia and accuses authorities of relentless attacks. "They burned down my home, killed my dogs, my cat, my rabbit, blew up my 1966 Plymouth Valent," he posted.

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