ALTON, Ill. (KMOX) – An Alton man was arrested after he allegedly posted a bomb threat on Facebook.

Madison County Sheriff’s officials say Joshua Clark’s Facebook post read (quote) “Hey Madison County Courthouse, tick, tick, tick….boom.”

Deputies confronted the 29 year old Clark at his home in Alton where deputies say he admitted to posting the message.

He was arrested, charged with disorderly conduct, a misdemeanor, and then bonded out of jail.


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