Man arrested for calls threatening nursing home, cops

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An Alabama man has been arrested after making threatening phone calls to the nursing home where his ex-girlfriend works and threatening staff, according to police.

Leslie Synoria Tucker was arrested Wednesday and charged with making a terrorist threat after he made continuous phone calls to the Talladega Health Care Center in Talladega, about 50 miles outside of Birmingham, for several hours on Sept. 12. Tucker threatened to kill his ex-girlfriend, nursing home staff, any responding police officers and “everybody” else at the facility during the calls, according to The report made no mention of motive for the calls.

Tucker was arrested without incident in Russell County, about two hours away from Talladega. His bond is currently set at $20,000.