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Police: Man threatened wife and her boyfriend, both TSA employees
COLONIE - The Albany County Sherriffs Office arrested a Watervliet man after allegedly sending harassing text messages to his estranged wife and her boyfriend, both TSA employees at the Albany International Airport.
Police say they arrested Shane Murphy, 25, of 1802 6th Avenue after sending the text alerts that were of a threatening nature in the early morning hours on Sunday.
The estranged wife and boyfriend are both are employed by Transportation Security Administration at the Albany International Airport and reported the harassing texts when they reported to work.
Murphy was arraigned in Town of Colonie court on two charges of harassment and an order of protection was issued. He also surrendered his registered firearm at the time of arrest.
Police are still investigating.