Man Arrested for Tweeting Trump Assassination Threat on Election Night

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Posted by The King Slayer 2019 years ago in News
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An Ohio man was arrested for allegedly tweeting that he wanted to kill President-elect Donald Trump. 24-year-old Zachary Benson of Cleveland was interrogated by the Secret Service after he tweeted this just before Trump was officially declared the election's winner: "My life goal is to assassinate Trump. Don't care if I serve infinite sentences. That man deserves to decease existing." He turned himself in Thursday and was charged with making a threat to a successor of the presidency.

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