Rockhampton man arrested for threats to Obama's vehicle

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A PARK Avenue man was arrested last night after allegedly making threats online regarding Barack Obama's vehicle at the G20.

The 21-year-old was charged with using a carrier service to menace or harass, with the threats allegedly posted on a blog.

The man was located last night at a Park Avenue residence and after a police investigation it was declared that the threats were unsubstantiated and he was released from custody with conditions.

The man will appear in court next month.

Topics:  barack obama g20 rockhampton magistrates court

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