Hagerstown, MD asked in Criminal Law, Divorce, Family Law and Domestic Violence for Maryland

Q: My fiancés estranged wife threatened to "get a shot gun" and blow my brains out. Should I take this as a viable threat?

2 Lawyer Answers

Lynndolyn Tippins Mitchell

  • Domestic Violence Lawyer
  • Rockville, MD
  • Licensed in Maryland

A: This is not something to take lightly. You should apply for a peace order and also make a police report.

June Marie Marshall

  • Silver Spring , MD
  • Licensed in Maryland

A: I don't how long ago this happened, but I would consider the statement a threat.

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