NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It was back to a Manhattan court Friday for the woman who climbed the base of the Statue of Liberty on July 4.
Therese Patricia Okoumou appeared at a pre-trial hearing before a federal judge.READ MORE: Brian Laundrie's Remains Found In Florida Nature Reserve, Officials Say
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If convicted, she faces a maximum penalty of six months in prison and a fine.