Man Arrested For Making Threats To His Employer

Carroll County Sheriff’s Office says no credible threats were found.


Westminster, Md (KM) An employee of  Performance Food Group in Westminster has been charged with threatening mass violence, making an arson threat , telephone misuse and making a false statement about a destructive device. Tyree Anton Seymore, 27, has been arrested..

On Monday afternoon, the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office says deputies were dispatched to Performance Food Group at  1333 Avondale Road near Westminster for a report of a threat. A perimeter was set up, and nearby roadways were shut down.

Canine teams from the Maryland State Police, the Baltimore County Police, the State Fire Marshal’s Office and the York County, Pa. Sheriff’s Office conducted a search of the buildings, but found no evidence of a threat  was found. .

Detectives from the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office were able to identity Seymore as the suspect. He was taken into custody Tuesday morning in Baltimore County.

Anyone who has additional information on this incident is asked to contact Detective Owens at 410-386-2571, or by e-mail to [email protected].


By Kevin McManus