Police: Dutchess Man Threatened to Bomb Government Building
A Hudson Valley man is accused of trying to leave the country after allegedly mailing in a bomb threat to a New York government building.
On Tuesday, New York State Police from the Poughkeepsie barracks arrested Dominick Volino, 53, of Poughkeepsie for making a terroristic threat, a class D felony.
In January of 2019, troopers were forwarded a letter from Volino threatening to blow up a New York State government building, police say.
With the assistance of Amtrak Police Department, the U.S. Marshals Service, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Broward County Sheriff’s Office in Florida and the Dutchess County District Attorney’s Office Volino was arrested in Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport allegedly trying to fly to Honduras.
Volino was arraigned before the town of Pleasant Valley Court and to Dutchess County Jail in lieu of $50,000 cash bail or $100,000 secure bond.
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