Aledo Woman Accused Of Threatening Judge

courthouseFelony charges have been filed against an Aledo woman, who is accused of threatening to blow up the home of Judge Carol Penutic. 33 year old Angela Willits is facing a Class 3 felony of threatening a public official. An August 26th preliminary hearing has been scheduled in Mercer County Circuit Court. Willits was found in contempt of court last month and sentenced to 90 days in jail after being disruptive at a sentencing hearing involving another person. A court order indicates she was warned several times to control herself and stop using profanities.