Man arrested after threatening South Ryegate resident with a firearm

1 min read

WILLIAMSTOWN — An 81-year-old man is facing multiple charges following an incident in Williamstown on Thursday.

At around 6:20 p.m, police say they were notified of a suspicious incident that occurred at a home earlier in the day.

Following an investigation, police allege Mark I. Grout Sr, of Williamstown, had threatened Steven Woodworth, 51, of South Ryegate with a firearm.

Police say Grout was issued a criminal citation to appear in court to answer for the charges of aggravated disorderly conduct, reckless endangerment, and criminal threatening.