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Sunday, May 11, 2014

Ind. Courts - "Fort Wayne attorney accused of issuing threat"

Rebecca S. Green reported Friday in the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette:

A Fort Wayne attorney faces a charge of intimidation, accused of sending a threatening message to the ex-husband of his client.

Allen County prosecutors charged James A. “Jim” Hanson, 41, of the 6500 block of Underwood Cove, on Thursday with the Class D felony punishable by up to three years in prison.

According to court documents, Chad Vice called Fort Wayne Police late last month to report a threat. Vice told officers he was divorced and his ex-wife’s attorney was calling his home and sent him a threatening message on Facebook.

In the message, Hanson threatened to “anal rape (Vice) so hard (his) teeth come loose,” according to court documents.

“You pissed off the wrong attorney,” Hanson wrote, according to court documents. “I tried working with you with respect. Now I’m going to treat you like the pond scum you are. Watch your ass you little bitch. I’ve got you in my sights now.”

Continue reading the story here.

Posted by Marcia Oddi on May 11, 2014 07:12 PM
Posted to Indiana Courts