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Man charged with making threats against Gov. McAuliffe and family

Posted August 3, 2017 11:53 a.m. EDT

— CBS 6 reports that a Henrico man has been arrested and charged after police say he threatened Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe and his family.

Leonard Francis Szweda was arrested on Wednesday, July 28.

The 47-year-old has been charged with multiple charges including two counts of threats against Governor or family, possession of a firearm by a mentally incompetent person, assault of a family member and possession of marijuana.

Szweda is currently being held at Henrico Jail West.

CBS 6 is working to learn more about Leonard Szweda.