VALLEY CITY, N.D. -

A Valley City businessman known for speaking out on corruption of city officials is under arrest for allegedly threatening a city commissioner.
 
Robert Drake is facing a terrorizing charge after employees at Valley City State University told police they overheard him make threatening comments about Commissioner Rick Ross.

Police say Drake allegedly made the threats after Drake accused Ross of getting in the middle of his business dealings.

Drake's first court appearance has not yet been scheduled.