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HPD Investigates Alleged Threat Against Big Island Judge

January 15, 2016, 8:42 AM HST
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badge 123An investigation is underway into an alleged threat against a sitting judge on the Big Island.

The Hawai’i Police Department reports that police received information on Monday that a threat may have been made against a sitting judge.

HPD is working to address the incident along with federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies.

The incident is being investigated as first-degree terroristic threatening by the Criminal Investigations Section detectives.

No additional details were immediately available.

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