12/13/2013 02:20 EST | Updated 02/12/2014 05:59 EST

Quebecer charged with uttering death threats against Premier Pauline Marois

TROIS-RIVIERES, Que. - A 37-year-old Quebecer has been charged with uttering death threats on Facebook against Premier Pauline Marois.

Daniel Brosseau was arrested on Thursday and arraigned in Trois-Rivieres Friday.

Brosseau is also charged with possession of brass knuckles.

Police seized computer information at his residence.

The suspect is due to appear in court on Monday.