New details in FBI arrest of Maysville woman


MAYSVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – More information is being released about a Kentucky woman arrested by the FBI last week.

55-year-old Marie Antoinette Castelli was taken into custody in Maysville on Friday, accused of threatening people online and lying to the FBI.

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According to police, Castelli allegedly posted the names and addresses of three people on a publicly viewable online document, then encouraged people to find them and kill them.

The indictment against Castelli also says she lied to agents “in a matter involving terrorism.”

Castelli has no criminal history.

The city’s police chief says the FBI was in town a little more than a month before Castelli was arrested.