MARSHALL COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A Marshall County, Kentucky man is accused of terroristic threatening for comments he made to school employees and a county official.
Robert Nord, 69, of Benton, was charged with third degree terroristic threatening.
According to the Marshall County Sheriff's Office, they received a complaint from a Marshall County school employee at the new middle school construction site on the morning of Thursday, July 9.
According to deputies, at about 8:17 a.m. a neighbor to the construction site called the school employee and made comments that made the employees feel threatened.
They say a second call was made to a county official making the same comments.
Deputies say due to these concerns, work on the project was stopped.
A warrant was issued and served later in the day.
Nord was taken to the Marshall County Detention Center.