Man charged with terrorism

POSTED: 5:22 PM Oct 11 2012
Sonny Willis
DICKENSON COUNTY, Va. -

Dickenson County, Virginia authorities say they charged a man after he threatened to kill everyone at the courthouse.

According to Investigator Scott Stanley, Sonny Willis is charged with felony obstruction of justice and committing an act of terrorism or threatening to commit an act of terrorism.

According to authorities, someone called them to say Willis had made the threat last Wednesday. He ended up turning himself on Friday.

Willis is in the Haysi Regional Jail without bond.