Police: Man who could not get TV channel threatened station

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) - Police say a man who was upset he couldn't watch local Fox programming from his satellite TV provider threatened to blow up the KMVU Fox 26 station in Medford and shoot a specific employee.

Police arrested 47-year-old Jeffry Alan Sebastian Wednesday on charges of attempted coercion and harassment.

The Fox affiliate and Dish Network failed to negotiate a deal last month, leading to a blackout.

The Mail Tribune reports Sebastian can watch Fox programs on the jail's TV sets.


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