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Woman threatened Republican Mich. election official, feds say

Woman threatened Republican Mich. election official, feds say
Katelyn Jones is accused of threatening Monica Palmer.

Monica Palmer, chair of the usually low-profile Wayne County Board of Canvassers, was on the receiving end of Jones’ threats.Wayne County Board of Canvassers Republican chairperson Monica Palmer addresses the media on Nov.Olivet is not in Wayne County.A former Michigan resident threatened a current election official in the state, sending her photos of a mutilated woman’s corpse and calling her a terrorist in mid-November messages, federal authorities said.

” Authorities said the picture of the bloody, naked corpse was followed with the caption, “I’d just like you to imagine that’s your beautiful daughter,” Detroit Fox affiliate WJBK reported.Katelyn Jones, a 23-year-old who now lives in New Hampshire, was arrested Wednesday and admitted to the threats, the Justice Department said in a press release.

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