Cornell student held over threats to Jewish classmates

Posted on AllSides November 1st, 2023
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Police in New York have arrested a Cornell University student who is accused of posting violent threats to Jewish classmates over the weekend.

In a series of posts to a website called Greekrank, a user with the name "hamas" threatened to shoot Jewish students at the prestigious university.

Patrick Dai, 21, is in his third year at the university.

Police say he made threats to bring a gun to campus and rape Jewish women and "behead any Jewish babies".

Mr Dai has been charged by the FBI with posting threats...

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