Dunbar Man Arrested for Threatening a Lawmaker

A man from Dunbar is facing charges after allegedly threatening a lawmaker. Charleston police say John Curtis Dawson has been charged with making terroristic threats after he allegedly called Dr. Leanne Skaff’s office and making threats against Del. Doug Skaff. THe criminal complaint says Dawson screamed about Skaff running for governor and said he wouldn't allow that to happen. Police said Dawson also made threats involving a gun, and mentioned the mafia.