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New York resident, Patrick Carlineo, was arrested for allegedly making death threats against Rep. Ilhan Omar, according to a press release from the US.Attorney’s office.
Carlineo, 55, allegedly called Omar's office on March 21, asking her staff member who answered the call, “Do you work for the Muslim Brotherhood?,” according to a press release.
“Why are you working for her, she’s a (expletive). I’ll put a bullet in her (expletive) skull,” Carlineo threatened.
Carlineo even took the time to give the staffer his name and contact information.
Omar’s office staff alerted the Police, who investigated the case with the FBI.
Carlineo, who was charged with threatening to assault and murder a United States official, made his first court appearance Friday.
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