A Martinez man was arrested Monday for making a Facebook threat to go into Walmart and shoot people.
Christopher Carlton, 23, was charged with making terroristic threats & acts. He was arrested Monday and has since been releaed on bond, according to jail records.
An anonymous caller told the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office that they had seen a Facebook tweet that stated Carlton had made threats to “go into Walmart and shoot people,” a report says. The caller gave the name of the writer as Chris Carlton.
In his mugshot, Carlton can be seen with a tattoos of a gun and the phrase “Pure Hate” on his forehead as well as a “bomb” below his right eye.
It was unclear if there was evidence that Carlton intended to carry out the threat.