Oregon man arrested after threatening to kill people, officers

Published: Jan. 21, 2023 at 10:15 AM CST
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OREGON, Wis. (WMTV) - The Oregon Police Department arrested a man after he allegedly hid in his apartment and threatened to kill police officials and others on Friday.

Around 8:20 p.m., officers were dispatched to 213 Walnut St. in the Village of Oregon after a 60-year-old man threatened to kill another man and his family.

The man fled into his apartment when police arrived and made threats to kill officers and the K9. He eventually came out of his apartment and was arrested. Nobody was injured, according to officials.

The 60-year-old was tentatively charged with criminal damage to property, harassment of a police animal, threats to a law enforcement officer and three counts of disorderly conduct.

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