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Search underway for man who allegedly threatened to kill police in Crown Heights

Darella Falero, 36, allegedly made threats to kill a police officer. (DCPI)

Darella Falero, 36, allegedly made threats to kill a police officer. (DCPI)

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — Police are searching for a man who allegedly made a direct threat to harm police officers in Brooklyn Saturday afternoon.

Police say Darella Falero, 36, was in front of 1571 St. Johns Place in the Crown Heights section of the borough around noon when he allegedly threatened to shoot and kill a police officer.

Falero was last seen driving a red two-door Audi sedan with a Florida license plate GRY-G82.

He is described as being 5-foot-6, weighing 180 pounds with long black hair.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.