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September 17, 2013

East Branch woman pleads guilty in Facebook threat case

Denise Richardson
The Daily Star

COOPERSTOWN —

An East Branch woman accused of threatening Walton Central School through Facebook has pleaded guilty to one felony count in the case, officials said.
 
Jennifer L. Morris, 28, pleaded guilty Monday to falsely reporting an incident, a class D felony, before Delaware County Court Judge Carl Becker, court officials said. 
 
Morris was returned to Delaware County jail on $20,000 cash or $40,000 bond bail, pending re-appearance for sentencing before Becker at 10 a.m. Sept. 30, officials said.
 
Morris had faced five counts of falsely reporting an incident and seven counts of second-degree aggravated harassment, a misdemeanor, court officials said.