Teen Arrested for His Choice of Emojis in a Facebook Post

By Cassandra Rules Bushwick, NY– Apparently you do not even need to use words to be “making a threat” these days. Seventeen year old Osiris Aristy was arrested on Sunday evening after posting a Facebook status using the police officer emoji and the gun emoji. There was no written threat included in the post we found.

Upon looking at his Facebook, there were seemingly no threats towards police written at all, at least not in any recent public posts, however, he did use over 200 emojis in just three days.
According to the criminal complaint, on January 15, Aristy posted “N***a run up …read more

Source:: http://thefreethoughtproject.com/teen-arrested-gun-emoji/