Politics

Secret Service investigating threat to murder Trump, Pence — Video

Secret Service threat to murder TrumpOn Tuesday, we reported that a Twitter account issued threats to murder President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence.  The same day, Arizona’s 12News reported that the Secret Service is investigating the threat, which appears to have originated in Chandler.

According to 12News:

The Chandler police said Tuesday that the Secret Service is investigating a threat against President Donald Trump that originated in Chandler.

The reported threat was made in a tweet, police say, that featured two rifles and mentioned killing the president and vice president.

Chandler PD thanked everyone who reported the threat and said the Secret Service is aware of the threats.

Here’s some of the tweets issued by the account:

take our poll - story continues below

Who would you vote for if the elections were held today? (1)

  • Who would you vote for if the elections were held today?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Conservative Firing Line updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Twitter threat

Twitter threat

The account has been suspended since our original report, but was allowed to function for over a month.

Here’s video, courtesy of KGUN:

Related:

If you haven’t checked out and liked our Facebook page, please go here and do so.

And if you’re as concerned about Facebook censorship as we are, go here and order this new book:

Banned: How Facebook enables militant Islamic jihad
Banned: How Facebook enables militant Islamic jihad – Source: Author (used with permission)

Joe Newby

A 10-year veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, Joe ran for a city council position in Riverside, Calif., in 1991 and managed successful campaigns for the Idaho state legislature. Co-author of "Banned: How Facebook enables militant Islamic jihad," Joe wrote for Examiner.com from 2010 until it closed in 2016 and his work has been published at Newsbusters, Spokane Faith and Values and other sites. He now runs the Conservative Firing Line.

Related Articles

Our Privacy Policy has been updated to support the latest regulations.Click to learn more.×