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Crofton man charged with threatening Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris on day of March for Our Lives

Crofton man charged with threatening Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris on day of March for Our Lives

A Crofton man has been charged with sending threatening messages to social media accounts of U.S. Senators Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris on the day of the March for our Lives rally in D.C., according to an indictment unsealed this week.

Nicholas Edward Bukoski, 19, is charged with five counts of making threats and threatening to assault and murder a U.S. official. He faces up to five years in prison, according to the indictment filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.

A memorandum filed by prosecutors Wednesday said Bukoski made a series of threats on March 24, the day of the March for Our Lives for stricter gun control in Washington. The federal grand...

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