Franklin County man accused of making threats with firearm

Posted July 18, 2014, at 10:52 a.m.

FREEMAN TOWNSHIP, Maine — A 25-year-old local man was arrested Wednesday after a dispute involving a firearm, police said.

Maine State Police received a call from a resident of Foster Hill Road who said Glendon Ladd had been making threats with a firearm during a dispute, according to state police Sgt. Mathew Casavant.

Franklin County sheriff’s deputies and state police went to the victim’s residence to investigate, according to Casavant.

After interviews were conducted, Ladd was placed under arrest and charged with possession of a firearm by a prohibited person, the sergeant said.

A probation hold was placed on Ladd, who was taken to the Franklin County Jail, Casavant said.

More charges are possible as the incident remains under investigation.