Caller threatens to shoot up state representative’s office


Decatur – A caller threatening to shoot up Representative Sue Scherer's office has been arrested.


Douglas White, 49, allegedly called Representative Sue Scherer's office complaining about his cable bill. According to an office employee, White became very angry and threatened to get a riffle and climb a tower and start shooting people.


White admitted to police that he called the office of representative Scherer, but says he did not threaten her.

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