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Sheriff’s Office asks for charges related to threatening post

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is asking for felony charges to be filed against a man for a threatening post on Facebook.
Facebook post attributed to Montrell Wine (Photo provided by the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office)
Facebook post attributed to Montrell Wine (Photo provided by the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office)
LITTLE ROCK, AR – The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is asking for felony charges to be filed against a man for a threatening post on Facebook.

According to the sheriff’s office, 33-year-old Montrell Wine made a post threatening to kill a K-9 Handler who works with the office. You can see the post attributed to Wine on the left, edited for content.

The specific charge requested of prosecutors is be first degree terroristic threatening. If charged and convicted, Wine would face up to 6 years in prison and a fine up to $10,000.

The sheriff’s office says post was made on October 20th.

Fox 16 has reached out to Wine through Facebook for comment. He has not yet replied. According to his page, he is from Pine Bluff but currently living in Dallas.
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