Two arrested for reporting false bomb threat at Presque Isle Downs & Casino Saturday

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Pennsylvania State Police have charged two people with phoning in a phony bomb threat which cleared Presque Isle Downs & Casino Saturday night.

According to the complaint, Norman Antuzzi, 48, of Erie, was charged with a third-degree felony count of terroristic threats.

Parlee Jo Ferko, 38, of Edinboro, was charged with two third-degree felony counts of conspiracy to commit terroristic threats.

According to the arresting officer, Ferko was complaining about her job as a casino bartender when Antuzzi asked her “do you want me to call in a bomb threat,” to which Ferko allegedly responded “yes.”

Both have hearing dates in the first week of July.

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