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Man claims to be God, gets hit with TASER

Police later learned that he had been smoking hallucinogenic psilocybin mushrooms, also known as magic mushrooms


By Matt Steiner
The Gazette (Colorado Springs, Colorado)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A man claiming to be God fended off two Taser blasts before Colorado Springs police tackled and arrested him Thursday morning.
Jorelle Antivo, 21, charged police in the hallway at an apartment building in central Colorado Springs just after 3:30 a.m., according to police reports.

Officers had been called to the Residence at Austin Bluffs, 4130 Morning Sun Ave., to investigate a burglary. They found Antivo, who police later learned had been smoking hallucinogenic psilocybin mushrooms, also known as magic mushrooms.

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