Washington, PA — A man was arrested for threatening a shooting at a polling location in Washington County Tuesday.
According to WPXI, ‘Christopher Queen allegedly arrived at the South Franklin Fire Hall just before 9 a.m. and told workers he was promised a gun and money if he voted “straight party.”’
When the man was advised he was not registered to vote, he allegedly said he would return and ‘shoot up’ the place.
BREAKING: Man arrested for threatening to shoot up a Washington County polling place. Witnesses told me an elderly poll worker was shaking uncontrollably after he left.
State police just caught the suspect, I’ll have more details shortly.
— Cara Sapida (@WPXICara) November 6, 2018
Queen fled the location and was later captured by State Police. No one was injured.