Man charged in threat involving central Ohio congressman


Cong Steve Stivers (R-OH)

Cong Steve Stivers (R-OH)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WTVN) - A Westerville man has been accused of threatening central Ohio Congressman Steve Stivers.

E. Stanley Hoff, according to federal prosecutors, made the threat via voicemail and mentioned the June 14th shooting at a congressional baseball practice in suburban Washington, D.C.

If convicted, Hoff could be sentenced to as long as ten years in prison.