Police arrest Milton man for threatening his girlfriend



MILTON, Del. – A Milton man is behind bars after he reportedly pointed a gun at his girlfriend and threatened to shoot her.

Delaware State Police say they responded to a home on Bangor Lane around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday. They learned that Kaleb Lemaire and his girlfriend got into an argument but it escalated and the 25-year-old apparently threatened to shoot her. His girlfriend ran away and was not physically hurt.

Police found the gun in the front yard and arrested Lemaire, who was sitting in a car next to the house.

Lemaire was brought to Troop 7 where he was charged with the following:

  • Possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a felony
  • Aggravated menacing
  • Terroristic threatening
  • Possession of a firearm while under the influence

Lemaire was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court #3 and then committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution in lieu of $68,000.00 secured bail.

If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence, you can call the free Life Crisis 24-hour hotline at 410-749-4357.

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