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Alderman charged with making terroristic threats

John Huff (Source: Helena-West Helena Police Department) John Huff (Source: Helena-West Helena Police Department)
HELENA-WEST HELENA, AR (WMC) -

A Helena-West Helena alderman was released on his own recognizance after being charged with making terroristic threats.

According to the Helena-West Helena police chief, Alderman John Huff is charged with disorderly conduct, harassment, and terroristic threats against radio station owner Elijah Munday.

Munday presented a petition to the city requesting the size of the council be decreased from 10 members to five. Huff confronted Munday over the petition and charges were filed.

Huff turned himself into police Tuesday and was later released until his court date.

He is scheduled to appear in court Friday.

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