Connecticut man charged with threatening Mets on Twitter

October 23, 2013 5:24:44 PM PDT
A Connecticut man is under arrest on charges of threatening the New York Mets on Twitter.

Police arrested 42-year old Aryn Leroux of West Haven on Wednesday.

He was charged with threatening in the second degree and breach of peace, for what authorities say were statements made on his Twitter account towards the Mets executives, players and coaches, along with a specific threat to CitiField.

Leroux was ordered held on $2500 bail, with arraignment to be held at Milford Superior Court.