Jul 3, 2013 9:05 AM
NEW BRAUNFELS - Justin R. Carter never thought he'd be an object lesson in watching what you say in the social media.
The 19-year-old says he thought he was being edgy when he jokingly posted on Facebook that he was "going to shoot up a kindergarten."
Now, after spending almost 100 days in a New Braunfels jail, he says he regrets the Feb. 13 posting.
He remains in Comal County Jail with a $500,000 bond pending a July 16 court date, charged with making a terroristic threat.
New Braunfels Police Lt. John Wells tells the San Antonio Express-News the threat was taken seriously after the Dec. 14 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Connecticut. Twenty young children and six women died.
Online petitions in his support have garnered about 30,000 signatures.
3 hours ago
Do you have a tip, information about a breaking news story, or a story idea for 6 Investigates? Contact the KRIS 6 News Desk at 361-884-6666 or send us an email.
Send us your feedback. We want to hear from you!
Look at photos and videos and share them!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Website
Get KRISTV.com on your mobile or PDA!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Apps
Get our mobile apps on your mobile or PDA!
See the latest winning numbers!
|6 News Team
Read about your favorite KRIS-TV personalities!
|FCC Online Public File
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and more