21-year-old man has been charged with making a terroristic threat for allegedly
planning to "unleash violence" at Houston Community College's Central
campus, officials said.
Luis Antonio Rivera was arrested Thursday after allegedly posting the following
"I will attack and shoot everyone and
kill everyone in HCC Central campus in May 7, 2018. I will kill everyone
including students and teachers are gonna die and also I will kill the HCC
Police said Rivera used the name Elijah Eli Saltibanez on Facebook.
"We take threats to public safety seriously," First Assistant Tom
Berg said in a release. "If the elements are met, you will be charged and
After the threat was posted last weekend, HCC closed the central campus on
Monday and Tuesday.
Rivera faces two to 10 years in prison if convicted.