Mosher had previously met Funke with the Elder of the church after Funke had donated money to the church and school, the arrest report said.
Police later recovered Funke's clothes, the handgun, and 30,000 in cash.
The number of known 2017 wsop Main Event cashers who have run afoul of the law now totals two, as it was learned previously that Paul Senat, who finished in 70th place for 101,444, had posted bond in Florida on a manslaughter charge before running.Funke was booked into the Clark soaring eagle casino poker room County Detention Center on one count each of possession of a dangerous weapon at a school or child care property, and indecent exposure.He has played in about 10 poker competitions since 2013 and has earned nearly 93,000 from playing, his profile on The Hendon Mobs website said.5, according to Funkes arrest report.Warm Springs Road, recognized 25-year-old Jason.Contact Max Michor.Gun and Pockets Loaded, the 25-year-old Funke hails from Minnetonka, Minnesota.When officers told Funke to turn around, he ran back toward where the handgun was on the ground, police said.
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A church employee, Keith Mosher, then approached him.
Jason Funke, who cashed three times at the 2017 wsop, including a 490th place finish in the Main Event for 24,867, was identified as the perpetrator in the bizarre incident that occurred August 5 and was captured on video.Staff told police Funke appeared to be meditating when he was discovered at the church and had a semi-automatic handgun on the ground in front of him.Funke picked up the gun and walked around the front of the church just as officers arrived, the report said.Contact Dana Rutkin.Jail records show he is no longer in custody.".
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The long haired Funke was seen apparently meditating cross legged outside the.