A Meadowlands man faces 3 counts of felony terroristic threats in Nicollet County Court for allegedly sending threatening text messages to his children and their mother. 23-year-old James Ferry is accused of sending text messages to the mother of their 4 and 1 year-old children saying that he was going to kill them. Authorities say there were a total of 19 different quotes of various threats. Ferry initially denied having sent the text messages, but later admitted to being angry about having child support withheld from his paycheck. Meadowlands is a city in St. Louis County.