Threat to “shoot up” Walmart lands Harlingen man with terrorist charge

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Luis Gonzales Mugshot, courtesy Harlingen Police Department

HARLINGEN, Texas – The Harlingen Police Department arrested a man in reference to a threat he posted on social media.

Allegedly, Jose Luis Gonzales Jr. used social media to threaten a Harlingen Walmart on August 11th.

Gonzales is alleged to have posted a threatening message in Facebook

Gonzales was found and placed under arrest and charged with terroristic threat, a 3rd degree felony.

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HAPPENING NOW: Louie Gonzales is formally charged with making a terroristic threat. According to Harlingen Police, Gonzales made the threat on facebook, writing "Harlingen Walmart will be shot up on August 11th"

Posted by KVEO Derick Garcia on Sunday, August 11, 2019

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