A man who was calling preschools and daycares in El Dorado County, threatening to harm staff and children, was arrested Wednesday.
El Dorado County Sheriff's Office said they arrested 23-year-old Michael McDermot in connection to the terroristic threats.
Several area preschools temporarily close because of the threats.
McDermot was booked in the local county jail on related charges.
Sheriff John D'Agostini said he appreciates the support of the community and cooperative efforts of the Placerville and Folsom Police Departments.