Police arrested armed man on his way to to church to fulfill a 'prophecy'.

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An armed man carrying a loaded weapon, extra ammunition, and a face shield, was arrested along the Texas highway after a waitress called police about an encounter she had with him, the man was allegedly heading to a nearby church to fulfill 'a prophecy'.

Tony Albert, 33, was arrested in Seguin, Texas, around 7 a.m., when a woman called to report an armed man wearing a surgical face mask and tactical-style clothing, according to the town's police department.

Responding officers said Albert was "oddly dressed" and claimed he was heading to a nearby church to carry out an undisclosed prophecy, the Seguin Police Department said.

Albert was arrested on a drug charge and also a charge of being a felon in possession of a firearm. he is being held at the Guadalupe County Jail on $100,000 bail, according to court records. It's unclear if he has obtained an attorney.