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Hialeah man arrested after threatening to bomb Hialeah restaurant, police say

Jose Penasalso tells La Carreta employees he'd return with bomb, police say

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HIALEAH Fla. – A Hialeah man was arrested Thursday after threatening to bomb a La Carreta restaurant at 5350 W. 16th Ave., police said. 

Jose Penasalso, 51, was inside the restaurant at 5:20 p.m. and told employees that he would come back and plant a bomb, Hialeah police said. 

Penasalso was intoxicated at the time of the incident, according to the police report.

He was booked into the Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center.