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Raleigh man arrested for threatening Mayor Nancy McFarlane

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Alec Dane Redner, 27, was arrested Wednesday on charges of threatening an executive, legal or court officer, and communicating threats. Alec Dane Redner, 27, was arrested Wednesday on charges of threatening an executive, legal or court officer, and communicating threats.
RALEIGH, N.C. -

A Raleigh man has been charged with threatening Mayor Nancy McFarlane.

Alec Dane Redner, 27, was arrested Wednesday on charges of threatening an executive, legal or court officer, and communicating threats.

Raleigh Police spokesman Jim Sughrue said the threats did not come through the city's website or to the mayor's email address. However he did say the threats came through some sort of electronic communication.

Sughrue said he could specify what threats were communicated.

Redner is being held in the Wake County jail under a $250,000 bond.

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