Dane Co. authorities arrest man who made school threat

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BLOOMING GROVE, Wis. (WMTV)-- According to the Dane County Sheriff's Office, the man has been identified and taken into custody.
The Dane County Sheriff's Office is asking for help to identify a man who threatened to burn down a school.

According to the sheriff's office, a man in his 50s went into a Kwik Trip in Blooming Grove Sunday night. They say he mentioned to the cashier he was going to burn down a school. He did not identify a specific school or when the threat would occur.

Authorities believe he is in a white GMC truck with a partial plate of "JX."

Anyone with information on this man's identity is asked to call the Dane County Tip Line at 608-284-6900.