FBI: Former assistant planned to kill professor with ax

By – Associated Press – Friday, March 15, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) – The FBI says a New York City man planned to travel to Michigan and buy an ax to kill a professor he once assisted with research.

(seh-GEE’) appeared in federal court this week on charges of stalking and sending threatening communications.

He was arrested last month before boarding a bus from New York City to Detroit. The FBI says planned to kill a professor he blamed for his inability to find a job.

Court records say worked as a research assistant for the professor before a falling-out.

is accused of sending a threatening email to the professor saying he does “not deserve life.”

Neither the professor nor the university was named in court papers.

An email was sent to ’s attorney seeking comment.

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