Man Allegedly Makes Terroristic Threat In Hyde Park

(Hyde Park, NY)-- A 25 year old man is under arrest for allegedly making a terroristic threat at an event in the Marriot Pavilion at the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park.Town of Hyde Park police say Kelvin Asiedu from the Bronx was acting suspiciously Sunday afternoon when he placed a back pack in the front row of the event and then left it there unattended while refusing to answer questions from security. Several audience members became concerned and began evacuating the area.

When police arrived they say Asiedu made statements indicating his actions were meant to cause alarm.The backpack was searched and found to contain paper to make it look like it had contents.Two individuals with Asideu were questioned but were not charged.

Photo: Provided by Town of Hyde Park Police