Politician death threats: Man, 41, arrested

A 41-year-old man was arrested in Breda for sending threatening emails to a member of parliament. The man has reportedly been sending emails with death threats to the children of parliament members of the VVD and PvdA since October last year, De Telegraaf reported.

According to DeStem a member of parliament has reported that the man would accuse politicians of rape, incest and pedophilia.

The man also threatened an attorney, several police officers, an employee of an insurance company and an employee of another institution in Breda.

Police arrested the man at his house last Tuesday. Their investigation includes eight complaints against the suspect.

The police department would not release the content of the threats.

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