Cops: Farmingdale woman left racist messages at church
A Farmingdale woman is accused of leaving racist telephone messages at a Suffolk church.
Police say Elisa Pellino left racist messages for the pastor of New Hope Institutional Baptist Church, located on Harrison Avenue in Amityville.
According to police, the pastor called cops Wednesday after getting the "racist and alarming telephone message."
Pellino, 66, is charged with harassment as a hate crime.