Facebook blogger charged with making threats
PHILADELPHIA - September 20, 2012 (WPVI) -- A controversial blogger accused of making threats on Facebook turned himself in to Philadelphia authorities Thursday.
26-year-old Joshua Albert is charged with solicitation of murder, making terroristic threats and harassment.
The district attorney's office says Albert created two Facebook pages calling for the murders of Police Union President John McNesby and D.A. Seth Williams.
He is also accused of making a page supporting two alleged cop killers.
philadelphia, facebook, local/state
- Photos: Maps of Monday's expected snow
- Snow likely Sunday into Monday
- Get the 6abc StormTracker app
- WATCH: Action News Online
- Renovation competitors fight at Phila. fire scenes
- Moving day for Oak Lane Garden residents
- SEPTA union agrees to delay strike
- 1 critical after being shot multiple times in Wilmington
- 100 plus weight loss journey to healthy living
- Boyd Theatre to be demolished, rebuilt
- Phila. Police search for suspect in Rite Aid robbery
- Missing plane: Piracy theory gains more credence
- Runway reopens after failed takeoff at PHL
- Photos: Suspects wanted by Philadelphia Police