Secret Service Investigates Threatening Messages on White House Facebook Page

 By Allan Lengel

There’s a downside to the White House being hip to social media.

The Associated Press reports that the Secret Service is investigating three threatening messages that were posted on the White House’s Facebook page.

The messages, first reported by WNBC in New York, included a photo of Osama bin Laden and said, according to the AP:

The messages included a picture of Osama bin Laden and said, “We’ll come back 11/9/2011 to kill u all.”

AP reported that Secret Service spokesman Ed Donovan said the matter has has been referred to the agency’s Internet threat desk.


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