US charges New York man with threatening to kill Donald Trump

10/1/2022 8:13:00 PM

US charges New York man with threatening to kill Donald Trump

https://str.sg/wMsyNEW YORK (REUTERS) - A New York man has been criminally charged with threatening to kill former US President Donald Trump, court papers show.According to a criminal complaint unsealed on Monday (Jan 10), Thomas Welnicki, of Rockaway Beach, New York, expressed his interest in killing Trump in a July 2020 interview with US Capitol Police and in several phone calls in 2021 to the Secret Service.

Trump is identified as"Individual-1" in the complaint, which was filed in Brooklyn federal court. A footnote says Individual-1 was US president from Jan 20, 2017, to Jan 20, 2021.An arrest warrant was issued for Welnicki on Friday. His lawyer did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The US attorney's office in Brooklyn had no immediate additional comment.

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sg/wMsy NEW YORK (REUTERS) - A New York man has been criminally charged with threatening to kill former US President Donald Trump, court papers show. According to a criminal complaint unsealed on Monday (Jan 10), Thomas Welnicki, of Rockaway Beach, New York, expressed his interest in killing Trump in a July 2020 interview with US Capitol Police and in several phone calls in 2021 to the Secret Service. The attack drew national attention as part of a rise in anti-Asian hate crimes in New York and around the country. Trump is identified as"Individual-1" in the complaint, which was filed in Brooklyn federal court." "This is going to be one of the worst fires in our history," he said. A footnote says Individual-1 was US president from Jan 20, 2017, to Jan 20, 2021. A family representative said that the charges against Powell should now be enhanced. An arrest warrant was issued for Welnicki on Friday. "Join me in praying for those we lost, especially the 9 innocent young lives that were cut short," he added in a later tweet.

His lawyer did not immediately respond to a request for comment. “We're fighting for justice and I hope (Powell) never walks the streets as a free man. The mainly working-class borough is home to a large number of immigrants and Mr Adams said"many" of the building's residents had been Muslims who moved to New York from Gambia. The US attorney's office in Brooklyn had no immediate additional comment. More On This Topic ." The Legal Aid Society, which previously represented Powell, said that he is no longer a client.