Seminarian Roman Cristian Regman was arrested on August 21, 1996, for trying to board a USAir flight to Pennsylvania with a mini-arsenal. Mr. Regman was on his way back to St. Tikhon’s Seminary.
On November 1, 1996, Mr. Regman pled guilty to federal weapons charges. He was sentenced on March 20, 1997, to four years and nine months in federal prison, followed by three years’ probation. He also ordered him into mental health counseling.