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Roethlisberger accuser target of threats, harassing phone calls

The woman who accused Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger of rape had to change her telephone number after receiving more than 100 threats and harassing telephone calls since she filed a civil lawsuit against the football star.

Andrea McNulty of Gardnerville filed a complaint Thursday with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.

She said the callers left threats that "If you don't stop this, something's going to happen," and calling her names.

McNulty, 30, said the telephone calls began July 21 when news of the lawsuit broke.

Most of the telephone numbers were blocked, but deputies traced two telephone messages to …

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The Record Courier Updated Jul 31, 2009 08:21PM Published Jul 31, 2009 07:32PM Copyright 2009 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.