Anna Soubry, the Conservative MP for Broxtowe in Nottinghamshire, was the apparent target of an online message which read: “someone jo cox Anna sourby please”.
The politician responded to the message on social media, calling the Twitter user a “sad cowardly troll” and noting the differently spelled surname.
Which was a genuinely funny aspect to the Tweet, in my opinion!
On Saturday the Metropolitan police said a 25-year-old man was arrested at his home in Bethnal Green on suspicion of sending malicious communications.
A spokesman said the man was in custody in an east London police station. He has not been charged.
Remember this when you have a burglary and no-one comes out until long after the insurance has paid out…