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A Montana man was arrested for threatening to shoot someone who posted Star Wars: The Force Awakens spoilers on Facebook.

Arthur Charles Roy, 18 of Helena, became (justifiably) enraged when one of his Facebook friends posted a subplot from the new J.J. Abrams flick.  That is when, according to court documents, he (unjustifiably) sent the victim a picture of himself with a gun and implied the firearm had a “hair trigger.”

The victim’s school was put on lockdown because of the threat and Roy was arrested.  He now faces a felony charge of assault with a weapon.

Police later learned Roy’s weapon was a BB-8 BB gun.


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