ALBANY, Ore. (AP) – FBI officials in Oregon and Albany police have arrested a 64-year-old man accused of threatening an Oregon public official.
The FBI says David Scott Ryder was arrested Wednesday morning on charges of interstate transmission of a threat and stalking.
The FBI says the threats were made in three emails in August as well as a voicemail left on an office phone.
Ryder made his initial appearance before a U.S. Magistrate Judge on Wednesday.
The judge ordered him released pending further court proceedings.
It wasn’t immediately known if Ryder has a lawyer to comment on his case.
The name of the public official who was threatened wasn’t released.