A western New York man has been charged with threatening to kill U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota.
Federal prosecutors introduced Friday that Patrick Carlineo Jr. was arrested after putting a threatening name to Omar’s workplace in Washington D.C. final month.
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Omar is among the many first of two Muslim ladies to serve in Congress.
The FBI stated in a prison grievance Carlineo referred to as her a “terrorist” and threatened to shoot her.
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The bureau stated that Carlineo sounded indignant through the name however “spelled his title accurately and supplied contact data” to a staffer.
Carlineo advised the FBI that he’s a patriot, “loves the president and that he hates radical Muslims in our authorities,” the prison grievance says.