"idiot, deserves what he gets, he could also be a carrier, in which case that is attempted murder if a older person was to handle and subsequently contract," wrote a second.
"Hopefully natural selection does its thing," added a third.
According to the St Louis Dispatch, Warrenton Police Department had IDed the man and taken him into custody after receiving tipoffs from around the world.
"We have received numerous reports about the video from locals, nearby residents, as well as people from the Netherlands, Ireland, and the United Kingdom," a statement from the department said. "We take these complaints very seriously and would like to thank all of those who reported the video so the issue could be addressed."
Meanwhile the rest of the world is taking the threat seriously, as the UK became the latest country to lock its citizens down, while the International Olympic Committee finally decided to postpone the Games.
So far, some 375,000 cases of COVID-19 have been reported worldwide, including more than 16,000 fatalities.