Charlotte Man Arrested For Threatening The President On Twitter
Donte Jamar Sims, 21, is charged with threatening the president in five September 3 Tweets. One of the Tweets said, “Ima hit president Obama with that Lee Harvey Oswald swag.”
In an interview with Secret Service agents yesterday at his Charlotte home, Sims admitted to posting the threats because “he hated President Obama,” according to a U.S. District Court filing. While Sims “asserted he was high on marijuana when he made the threats,” he acknowledged that he “understood what he was doing and that it was wrong,” investigators reported.