SHEILA A. MATHEWS : : :
Joseph Miller Jr., the 28-year-old man accused of threatening to shoot up local schools and the Griffin Police Department, has been arrested and charged with one felony count of terroristic act.
Miller was on Thursday morning reported to the GPD by a family member who turned in a Kel-Tec 2000 9mm handgun that allegedly belonged to Miller.
The family member also reported that three long guns were located in the bedroom of Miller’s 305 B Louise Lane residence.
A search warrant was obtained from Spalding County Magistrate Court, and was subsequently executed by members of the GPD Special Response Team and the Spalding County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Unit.
Located were loose rounds of ammunition and a flare gun.
Miller is being held in the Spalding County Jail.