NY: 75-Year Old Democrat Arrested after Trying to Run Over GOP Campaign Worker

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Martin Astrof, an angry Democrat, was arrested for allegedly threatening to kill Trump supporters and a campaign worker for Republican US Representative Lee Zeldin of New York, after Astrof nearly hit the worker with his car.  Astrof was charged with Making a Terroristic Threat and Reckless Endangerment, and was held overnight.

A man was arrested in Suffolk County, New York on Friday for making “terroristic threats” against a campaign worker for GOP Rep. Lee Zeldin.

The Suffolk County Police Department tweeted a press release late Friday night detailing the arrest of Martin Astrof, 75.

According to the release, Astrof  threatened to kill supporters of Congressman Lee Zeldin and President Donald Trump at Zeldin’s campaign headquarters in New York.

“Martin Astrof was arrested after he threatened to kill supporters of Congressman Lee Zeldin and President Donald Trump,” Suffolk PD said. “Astrof went to the campaign headquarters of Congressman Zeldin and became irate with a campaign worker at approximately 11:15 a.m. After threatening to kill the campaign worker and other supporters, Astrof backed his car up in an aggressive manner nearly striking the worker.”

Astrof was arrested and charged with Making a Terroristic Threat and Reckless Endangerment 2nd Degree and will be held overnight.

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The Daily Caller doesn’t have a comment section for this article. All the Congress needs to do is pass a law specifically addressing partisan crimes, whether Democrats against Republicans or vice versa. The punishment should be a mandatory 5 years in prison. That should stop most of them except perhaps the most zealous.