Verona Island man convicted of assaulting girl, threatening to shoot 6-year-old

A Verona Island man was discovered responsible this week of a number of home violence prices, together with threatening to shoot a 6-year-old woman.

Jeffrey A. Witham Jr., 47, was arrested in June 2020 after police discovered about “a really violent home violence incident which had been occurring for a number of hours,” the Hancock County Sheriff’s Division stated on the time.

Witham was accused of punching a lady within the face and trying to strangle her till she handed out in entrance of her daughter, in response to a police affidavit filed in court docket. He additionally threatened the lady with a baseball bat, instructed the lady he was going to shoot her daughter, who was current on the time, and threatened to shoot each of them, police stated.