- Tyne Tees
A South Shields man who posted threats to massacre 200 American students on Facebook, sparking a huge US security scare, has been sentenced to for two years and 4 months.
Reece Elliott, 24, of Fossway, left messages on a tribute site for a 17-year-old Tennessee girl who was killed in a car accident.
An internet troll who posted threats to kill 200 American schoolchildren on Facebook has been jailed.
A man from South Shields who admitted using Facebook to threaten to gun down 200 American school children is expected to be sentenced today.
A man from South Shields has pleaded guilty to using Facebook to make threats to kill 200 American school children.