Man arrested, charged with making terroristic threats related to Arbery investigation

Rashawn Smith, 20, was arrested on Sunday.
Rashawn Smith, 20, was arrested on Sunday.(source: WTOC)
Updated: May. 10, 2020 at 9:09 PM EDT
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LIBERTY CO, Ga. (WTOC) -The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has arrested a man in connection to terroristic threats related to the investigation surrounding Ahmaud Arbery.

20-year-old Rashawn Smith was arrested in Midway on Sunday. He is charged with dissemination of information relating to terroristic acts.

The GBI was made aware of a social media post that made a threat to future protests related to the Arbery investigation on Saturday evening.

If anyone has information pertinent to this case, please contact the GBI at 1-800-597-TIPS (8477).

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