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Detroit man pleads guilty after 'kill all white cops' threats on social media

Detroit man pleads guilty after 'kill all white cops' threats on social media
Posted at 10:28 AM, Feb 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-07 10:28:55-05

A Detroit man has pleaded guilty to making threats toward the lives of police officers.

Michigan Attorney General Bill Shuette says Nheru Littleton, 41, made a number of threats on social media directed at officers between July 8 and July 9 of 2016. 

According to the attorney general's office, the threats included written statements like:

7/8/16: “To those sniper’s in Texas, I commend your bravery and actions!!! #blacklivesmatter.”

7/8/16: “All lives can’t matter until Black Lives matter!!!!  Kill all white cops!!!”

7/8/16: “Kill all white cops!!!”

7/8/16: “Kill all white cops!!!”

7/8/16:  “F   that!!! Nobody called for prayer after Alton Sterling got shot to death!!! F    them police!!!!”

7/8/16: “Yes!!! #blacklivesmatter #purgeoncops”

7/8/16: “Why isn’t that white man shot dead!!! #wakeupblackpeople # itsnotagame”

7/8/16: If these racist a   white cops want to PURGE on Black Lives!!! Then let’s PURGE on these racist    a   white cops!!! I’m sick of this s  !!! If you don’t like what I said, UNFRIEND ME!!!! #rugonberue”

7/9/16: “F   them racist a   white cops!!! Kill them ALL!!! Black Lives Matter!!! Black people should start killing all white cops just like they killing us!!! Then and only then will this s   stop!!! Why you ask? Because white people will be dropping like flies!!!”

Littleton pleaded guilty to Making a Terrorist Threat on February 6. His sentencing date is set for April 10, 2018.