SEATTLE – A Maryland man was arrested Friday in Seattle for allegedly making threatening comments on Facebook.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) said Lin was charged after a criminal complaint was filed against him in Miami.
“According to allegations in the complaint, between May 30, 2019 and August 13, 2019, Lin made multiple threatening communications via Facebook,” a spokesperson for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Southern District of Florida wrote in a news release.
Officials said Lin made his initial appearance before a judge in Seattle.
The investigation is ongoing.
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