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US'Don't go to Walmart next week': Man arrested for making threat on Facebook, FDLE says

02:20  13 august  2019
02:20  13 august  2019 Source:   news965.com

The FBI is warning there could by copycat attacks following the Dayton and El Paso shootings — and one man has already been arrested after police said he threatened to 'shoot up' another Walmart

The FBI is warning there could by copycat attacks following the Dayton and El Paso shootings — and one man has already been arrested after police said he threatened to 'shoot up' another Walmart The FBI said copycat attacks are possible in the wake of this weekend's mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio, and El Paso, Texas - and already a man in Texas has been arrested for threatening to "shoot up" a Walmart, telling cops he was "intrigued" by the recent shootings.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has arrested Richard Clayton, 26, of Winter Park for writing threats to kill or do bodily Florida man arrested after shooting threat on Facebook . FDLE said Clayton was arrested Friday afternoon and was booked into the Orange County Jail.

Don ’ t go to Walmart next week .” A representative with FDLE said it wasn’t clear which Walmart he was referring, and said Clayton is known to make threats on This is not Clayton’s first run-in with the law — documents show Clayton has faced charges in at least Orange, Seminole and Pinellas counties.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has arrested Richard Clayton, 26, of Winter Park for writing threats to kill or do bodily harm.

'Don't go to Walmart next week': Man arrested for making threat on Facebook, FDLE says© Joe Raedle/Getty Images A Walmart sign is seen on Aug. 18, 2015 in Miami, Fla.

Investigators said Clayton made a threat on Facebook that said: “3 more days of probation left then I get my AR-15 back. Don’t go to Walmart next week.”

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Clayton appears to believe in the white supremacist ideology and has a history of posting threats on Facebook using fake accounts, investigators said.

This comes after 22 people were killed in an El Paso, Texas, Walmart on Aug. 3.

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Authorities say 26-year-old Richard Clayton posted a threat on Facebook that he was about to have his semi-automatic rifle returned and people should stay away from Walmart . Investigators said the post read, “3 more days of probation left then I get my AR-15 back. Don ’ t go to Walmart next week .”

“3 more days of probation left then I get my AR-15 back,” he allegedly wrote Tuesday on Facebook , before specifically naming the store. “ Don ’ t go to Walmart next week .” Police said Clayton — who lives in Winter Park, a city north of Orlando — was charged with making written threats to kill or do

A neighbor of Clayton said this is becoming too common in the United States.

"Look at all the ones that happen in Florida. We had Florida State a few years back with a student. We had Parkland down south. It's happening way too often in Florida, as well as the United States as a whole," said Evan Martinez.

FDLE said Clayton was arrested Friday afternoon and was booked into the Orange County Jail. He is being held on a $15,000 bond.

FDLE arrests Richard Clayton for written threats after an investigation by FDLE, FBI’s JTTF, Winter Park PD.

Clayton wrote on Facebook, “3 more days of probation left then I get my AR-15 back. Don’t go to Walmart next week.” #SeeSomethingSaySomethinghttps://t.co/Hm8BA6sgclpic.twitter.com/7LAjVQq7aN

— FDLE (@fdlepio) August 10, 2019

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Armed man arrested at Missouri Walmart

Armed man arrested at Missouri Walmart An armed white man in his twenties was arrested Thursday afternoon at a Missouri Walmart, Springfield police said. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); Officers responded to a call of an active shooter at the Walmart Neighborhood Market, Police Lt. Mike Lucas said. But no shots were fired and no one was injured, police said. "All we know is the fact that he walked in here heavily armed with body armor on, in military fatigues and caused a great amount of panic inside the store.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has arrested Richard Clayton, 26, of Winter Park for writing threats to kill or do bodily harm. Investigators said Clayton made a threat on Facebook that said FDLE said Clayton was arrested Friday afternoon and was booked into the Orange County Jail.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has arrested Richard Clayton, 26, of Winter Park for writing threats to kill or do bodily harm. Investigators said Clayton made a threat on Facebook that said FDLE said Clayton was arrested Friday afternoon and was booked into the Orange County Jail.

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Report: Child arrested for making threat at Dayton charter school.
A 12-year-old boy was taken into custody after he allegedly made a threat at a K-8 charter school in Dayton. © Provided by CMG Corporate Services, LLC Dayton officers responded Tuesday morning to the Montgomery Prepatory Academy, 2745 S. Smithville Road, according to the Dayton police report. >> Facebook post causes panic, prompts active shooter investigation at area college The child was arrested on suspicion of making terroristic threats, according to the report. The Dayton Daily News is working to gather more details about what happened from police and school officials.

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