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      Zillah police: Man arrested for Facebook threat

      ZILLAH, Wash. -- The man behind a suspicious Facebook threat it is now in custody, according to Zillah Police Chief Dave Simmons.


      Simmons said the 27-year-old has been committed under the involuntary treatment act for a mental evaluation.


      The post in question was part of a conversation thread. Simmons said the man responded to a comment that said he sounded like the next shooter at a massacre.


      "I may be. I felt on the absolute edge of doing something similar," the man wrote.


      Simmons says investigators retrieved the post this morning with help from someone in Georgia.

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