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Morris County man accused of threatening to shoot his ex and kill her entire family

MANSFIELD TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County) – A Morris County man was arrested after he allegedly threatened to kill his ex-girlfriend and her family members and sent explicit videos to the victim’s family members, according to Mansfield Township police.

On October 9, police received a complaint in reference to an ex-boyfriend, a 25-year-Dover man whose name was not released, who was threatening to shoot the victim, kill her entire family, stab her for each year she was alive, and kill their child. This was all done via text message which was observed by the officer handling the complaint, police said.

The man also sent explicit videos to the victim’s family members. While the victim was at police headquarters the man continued to send threatening text messages, police said.

A warrant was issued for third-degree terroristic threats, third-degree invasion of privacy and fourth-degree cyber harassment. He was arrested by Dover Police on October 11 and was transported to the Warren County Jail by Mansfield Police pending a court hearing, police said.

He was also served with a restraining order at that time, police said.

On October 30, he violated the restraining order by texting and FaceTiming the victim. A warrant was issued and remains active, police said.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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