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Man Awakens Woman, Threatens To Kill Her, Milford Police Say

A woman woke up to find a man threatening to kill her if she didn't give him his cell phone.
A woman woke up to find a man threatening to kill her if she didn't give him his cell phone. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

A 54-year-old man was arrested after a woman awoke to find him standing over her demanding his cell phone or he would kill her, police said.

The incident took place around 3:10 a.m. Wednesday when a woman who lives at the Tower Street Apartments told officers she woke up to find James Donahue, of Milford, who lives in a different apartment, standing over her bed, said the Milford Police.

The woman told police that Donahue then demanded "his" cell phone and said that he would kill her if she didn't give it to him, police said.

He was arrested and charged with threatening. He is being held on $1,000 bond.

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