Is this just creepy behavior or a criminal act of making a terrorist threat? Fifty-year-old George Falcone was arrested after he coughed on a supermarket worker and told her he had the coronavirus.
According to the state’s attorney general Gurbir Grewal, an employee inside the store asked Falcone to move away from prepared foods while she covered them up.
It is alleged that at this point Falcone leaned towards the woman and deliberately coughed on her and laughed, telling her he had coronavirus.
Falcone went on to tell two other employees that they were lucky to have jobs, and initially refused to identify himself when approached by a police officer, according to prosecutors. Read more…