A Greece man who lied to agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation after he made a Facebook post supporting the New Zealand terror attack was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court

Thomas Alonzo Bolin, 22, who went by "Peter Vincent" on Facebook, pleaded guilty to making a false statement to the FBI. He was sentenced to time served (three months) and three years supervised release by U.S. District Judge David G. Larimer.

The investigation began when the FBI was investigating whether a series of Facebook posts in a group Bolin moderated were discussing plans for a terror attack. His comments were not illegal, but lying to the FBI was.

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