NEW YORK STATE (WSYR-TV) — A Baldwinsville woman is facing charges after she allegedly threatened to kill a local congressman.
Bethann Marie Wallace, 48, of Baldwinsville, is accused of leaving a threatening voicemail for New York Congressman John Katko at his Washington, D.C. office in July that included a threat to kill the congressman.
Wallace was arrested and charged with criminal complaint with interstate communication of a threat. If convicted, the charge carries a maximum penalty of five years in prison, a $250,000 fine, or both.
- DOJ accuses 6 Russian intelligence officers of vast computer hacking
- New York City Voter Guide
- Jefferson County reports 7 new COVID-19 cases Monday
- Young voters requesting ballots, but they’re returning them at a slower rate
- Newsfeed Now transforms for campaign coverage as election approaches