UGA freshman Stuart Harris arrested for making terroristic threats on Yik Yak app

According to the police report, 18-year-old Stuart Harris was arrested over the weekend after UGA police received a tip from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation about a violent threat made on YikYak.

UGA freshman Stuart Harris arrested for making terroristic threats on Yik Yak app
Stuart Harris

Police say a University of Georgia freshman is in jail for making terroristic threats on a social media app.

According to the police report, 18-year-old Stuart Harris was arrested over the weekend after UGA police received a tip from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation about a violent threat made on YikYak.

Police say they traced the threat back to Harris and his dorm room at Brumby Hall on Saturday night.

Officers arrested Harris and took him to the Clarke County Jail. He remains there on felony terroristic threat charge.

On Sunday, officers met with Harris at the jail to give him a written notice that he is restricted from the UGA campus