A man was sentenced to 30 days in jail with hard labour for threatening to kill Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley.
Twenty-three year old Nicholas Huggins of Point Fortin used a cell phone to respond to a Facebook post in an obscene manner.
On April 4 Huggins commented, “f**k. keith rowley and point people will kill him f**k all of them…I kill him for real.”
Huggins, of Ivory Crescent Gardens, Point Fortin, was arrested on April 8 and charged under the Summary Offences Act.
On Tuesday, he appeared before a Point Fortin Magistrate where he pled guilty to using a cellphone to send a message of indecent, obscene or menacing character.