Man allegedly made terroristic threats to NJ Transit conductor with scissors

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A man from Fanwood has been arrested after allegedly making terroristic threats to a New Jersey Transit conductor with scissors.

According to police, Prudencio Cruz, 65, got off the North Jersey Coast Line train last Friday in Perth Amboy.

Police say Cruz used scissors to threaten the conductor before running away.

He’s been charged with aggravated assault and terroristic threats, among other charges.

He was transported to Middlesex County jail.


The conductor was not injured.

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