Man charged with threatening Jewish community centres in Florida | Reuters

An 18-year-old man who holds dual U.S. and Israeli citizenship was charged on Friday with making threatening calls to Jewish community centres in Florida, the U.S.

Reuters April 22, 2017 02:46:40 IST
Man charged with threatening Jewish community centres in Florida
| Reuters

Man charged with threatening Jewish community centres in Florida
 Reuters

An 18-year-old man who holds dual U.S. and Israeli citizenship was charged on Friday with making threatening calls to Jewish community centres in Florida, the U.S. Justice Department said in a statement.

Michael Ron David Kadar is accused in a criminal complaint filed in Orlando, Florida, of making calls to the community centres from January to March involving bomb threats and active shooters, the statement said. Kadar was recently arrested in Israel, it said.

(Reporting by Eric Beech in Washington; Editing by Eric Walsh)

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