man has been charged with threatening U.S. Rep. Andy Barr and officials say he also
spoke of wanting to kill former Congressman Ben Chandler. Richmond
The FBI released an affidavit on Tuesday saying 40-year-old Russell Little repeatedly phoned Barr's
office over a five-month span and made "both explicit and direct"
Barr, a Republican, defeated
a Democrat, in 2013 for the central
FBI agent Michael Van Aelstyn wrote that Little also called Barr's office on Aug. 4 and "used a variety of curse words" to express his anger with Barr and
Kentucky State Police arrested Little later that day and seized a loaded .38 caliber pistol from the front passenger seat of his car.