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LINCOLN COUNTY, N.C. Authorities arrested a man after he threatened a family on Facebook.

Officials arrested Paul Brenton Bernard, 43, of Lincolnton after he wrote sensitive personal information about a family on a Facebook page.

Authorities tell NBC Charlotte, he didn t post the threats directly on any one of the family member s page but rather a mutual Facebook friend.

On Friday, officials arrested and charged Benard with misdemeanor cyberstalking. He was released on a $2,500 secured bond.

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