Police: Woman arrested after threats against Sharon woman

Police said the Farrell woman threatened to "turn this place into Afghanistan" on social media

SHARON, Pa. (WKBN) – A woman accused of making terroristic threats and threatening to kill a Sharon woman turned herself in to authorities on two warrants.

Shantel T’Niece Townsend is charged with terroristic threats, simple assault, harassment and disorderly conduct. Police said Townsend threatened to kill another woman on social media, posting that she was going to “turn this place into Afghanistan.” She also posted gun emojis, according to police.

The 23-year-old Farrell woman was arraigned Thursday morning on the charges and later released.

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