A suspect who is accused of making terroristic threats in Grant County on Tuesday, Feb. 16, was arrested in Alexandria later that day.

Gregory Allen Hartwig was charged with making terroristic threats with reckless disregard to the risk, a felony, and booked into the Douglas County Jail.

According to the Grant County Sheriff’s Office, a “specific, credible threat” was made against the Grant County Sheriff’s Office and Grant County law enforcement. As a result, authorities decided to evacuate the Grant County Courthouse and the Grant County Office Building in Elbow Lake as a precaution.

There was no threat to the public, according to authorities.

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