Police: Man broke through bedroom door, threatened to kill woman with gun

MILLSBORO, Del. – Aa 62-year-old man is facing charges after police say he threatened a woman with a gun.

Police say Friday around 7 o’clock at night they responded to a home on Screenhouse Lane in Millsboro, where a 64-year-old woman said Linwood Shields pointed a gun at her and threatened to kill her.

The two apparently had an argument inside of the victim’s home, and that’s when police say Shields broke through a bedroom door to confront the victim. Shields was found near the home after that and was taken into custody. He now faces charges that include aggravated menacing and offensive touching.

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