A Staten Island intercourse offender who threatened to kill Democrats, protesters and a Jewish senator from “Jew York” after the 2020 election, was sentenced to 3 years behind bars on a gun cost conviction Wednesday.
Brian Maiorana made demise threats on social media within the months main as much as and persevering with after the Nov. 3, 2020 presidential election – together with saying, “We blow up the FBI constructing for actual,” prosecutors have alleged.
Brooklyn federal Choose Frederic Block handed down the sentence after Maiorana pleaded responsible in April 2021 to 1 rely within the case, being a felon in possession of a weapon.
The 55-year-old level-1 intercourse offender was convicted in Pennsylvania in 2007 for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old when he was 38 – and as a felon is barred from having a firearm, in line with prosecutors.
The opposite two counts in opposition to Maiorana within the newer case, together with the transmission of threats to damage and a felon in possession of ammunition, had been dismissed after his responsible plea.
On Nov. 5, 2020, Maiorana allegedly wrote, “The carnage wants to return within the type of extermination of anybody that claims to be democrat … in addition to their relations.”
“As the Jew Senator from Jew York mentioned ‘nothing is off the desk,’ ” Maiorana allegedly posted, on Nov. 8, 2020 in an obvious reference to Sen. Chuck Schumer’s assertion about increasing the US Supreme Courtroom.
“We blow up the FBI constructing for actual. All the alphabet businesses assassination will change into the new regular now…that the electoral course of is completed,” he allegedly wrote in one other publish from Nov. 8.
When the feds searched Maiorana’s dwelling, they discovered a loaded semi-automatic pistol, gun components for a .22 caliber firearm, a crossbow, a taser, an expandable baton and a cranium masks, prosecutors alleged.
“This workplace and our regulation enforcement companions are so grateful that we apprehended the defendant earlier than he turned his violent social media rants into deadly actions, and that we’re not as soon as once more grieving a mass taking pictures,” Brooklyn US Legal professional Breon Peace mentioned in a press release.
Maiorana’s felony protection legal professional didn’t instantly return a request for remark.