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Portage man to face judge over terrorism charges
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A Portage man accused of swatting a West Michigan mall will face a judge Monday to see if his case will go to trial.
22-year-old Mitchell Meister is charged with making a false threat of terrorism and resisting police after a shooting threat.
Back on July 12th Meister threatened to shoot up Crossroads Mall, causing a quick evacuation.
Portage police say they responded to several calls around the area on that day.
Police found Meister later and arrested him. He had no weapons in his possession.
We'll stay on top of this case and we'll let you know what happens.