The killing of a Denver man, Thomas Ciancio, may have involved the alleged shooterâ€™s dedication to Scientology. William Rex Fowler, 58, who is under arrest for the murder, is listed as a minister in the Church of Scientology with which he has been involved for over 36 years.
Fowler has been charged with the murder, which took place on December 30, when Ciancio, a former partner went to Fowler Software Design to pick up his $9,900 severance check.
Fowler was a strong proponent of Scientology. Denverâ€™s KMGH-TV Channel 7 News cited a 2008 letter to the Rocky Mountain News where Fowler describing himself a Scientology minister. "I am very proud to be a Scientologist," Fowler wrote....
Matthew 7 16 "You will know them by their fruits. Grapes are not gathered from thorn bushes, nor figs from thistles, are they? 17 "Even so, every good tree bears good fruit; but the bad tree bears bad fruit. 18 "A good tree cannot produce bad fruit, nor can a bad tree produce good fruit. 19 "Every tree that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into the fire.---NASBScientology Cult which I found on, Operation Clambake.