Bridgeville man arrested on felony charges following altercation

1280 Antonio White

GREENWOOD, Del. – Delaware State Police arrested a Bridgeville man on multiple charges following an incident that took place Monday night.

At around 9:20 p.m., troopers responded to the 15000 block of Blanchard Road for a reported altercation. It was learned that 39-year-old Antonio White and a 24-year-old male acquaintance got gotten into a verbal argument which escalated when White allegedly grabbed a handgun from the residence and pointed it at the man, threatening to harm him.

The two then got into a physical altercation, and the weapon was able to be removed from White’s possession. The victim then left the residence unharmed. White reportedly requested medical attention and was taken to a local hospital.

Once cleared from the hospital for any injury, White was arrested and charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, possession of a firearm by a person prohibited, and aggravated menacing. He was held at SCI on a $27,000 secured bond.

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