Person of interest in custody in ‘horrendous’ Cornell University anti-Jewish death threats
A person of interest has been identified in the “horrendous” anti-Jewish death threats at Cornell University that put the Ivy League campus on high alert over the weekend, Gov. Kathy Hochul said Tuesday.
The unnamed suspect is being grilled by New York State Police troopers over the online threats to “bring an assault rifle to campus,” Hochul wrote in a post on X.
“Law enforcement has identified a person of interest in relation to threats of a mass shooting and antisemitic violence at Cornell University,” Hochul said in the post. “This individual is...