— Scott William Mooney, 27, of Chook Island, has been sentenced to 153 months in jail, proper after he was convicted of producing many threats of violence from a woman, like threatening to have her killed.
Mooney was charged with conspiracy to dedicate homicide within the first diploma, conspiracy to dedicate arson and threats of violence, all felonies. A jury on April 26 noticed him
accountable of all of the bills
. He was sentenced Thursday.
Mooney will present his time on the Minnesota Correctional Facility in St. Cloud. He’ll get credit score for 43 occasions. He can be in jail for a minimum of two-thirds of the sentence and will serve the remaining third on supervised launch.
In accordance to courtroom docket paperwork, on Aug. 11, 2021, Mooney made completely different threats of violence in the direction of a feminine, which embody indicating he would have gang customers do away with her, both by precise bodily violence or inserting her condominium on fire.
That precise working day, Mooney wired money to a co-conspirator who was to have out the act. Mooney ongoing to ship threatening messages to the lady within the early morning a number of hours of Aug. 12, which embody graphic details of how alleged gang customers may hurt her.
The girl documented the threatening messages and telephone calls Mooney had created to her to regulation enforcement, courtroom docket information claimed. Messages in between Mooney and the co-conspirator ended up additionally uncovered all by way of the investigation.
The co-conspirator by no means confirmed up, telling Mooney he had been pulled over by legislation enforcement on his solution to Rooster Island and skilled to flee, courtroom information claimed.