Man Who Sent Life-Threatening Messages To Rep. Matt Gaetz Faces Federal Indictment


A man accused of barking death threats at Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla.,  over the phone earlier this year was nabbed last week on a federal indictment, according to court records.

Prosecutors say that on Jan. 9 — three days after the Capitol siege — Eugene Huelsman called Gaetz’s office phone to menace the lawmaker. “Tell [M. G.] to watch his back, tell him to watch his children,” Huelsman allegedly seethed into the receiver, according to the indictment.

“I’m coming for him, he’s gonna f—king die…I’m gonna f—king kill him…Watch your back, I’m coming for you. I’m gonna put a bullet in you and I’m gonna put a bullet in one of your f—king kids too,” the man allegedly snarled.

Gaetz confirmed that he was the victim … (Read more)

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