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Las Vegas man stalked, kidnapped, threatened to kill ex-girlfriend: police

Man got here to sufferer’s house 1 hour after safety order expired, report says

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A Las Vegas man is accused of stalking, kidnapping, and threatening to rape and kill his ex-girlfriend after she broke up with him, in accordance to an arrest report.

James Henderson, 20, is dealing with fees of felony aggravated stalking and kidnapping.

The sufferer and her household had been woken up on Oct. 18 round 1 a.m. to Henderson banging on the door of their house, one hour after a short lived protecting order towards him expired, in accordance to the report.

Henderson additionally started sending the sufferer threatening messages together with, “You in my house by Oct. 28 and you have to sleep with me or else I’m going to kill you,” “F—ing tell me that you love me b—- or I’m going to kill you tonight,” and “If you don’t answer me I’m going to make sure everybody in your family is dead by this weekend,” the report mentioned.

Henderson additionally threatened to rape the sufferer and despatched her an image of him sticking his tongue out over textual content messages, the report mentioned.

The sufferer met Henderson on a social media app round April and started relationship just a few months later. In August, Henderson confirmed up “un-invited” to the sufferer’s place of business the report mentioned. She mentioned she by no means gave him the handle and didn’t understand how he obtained it.

They had been relationship for about three weeks when Henderson took the sufferer out to lunch on Sept. 1. She mentioned when she obtained in his automobile, he began telling her “he wanted to start a family with her,” and when the sufferer mentioned she was not prepared to have kids, he turned indignant, began screaming at her, and was driving erratically, the report mentioned.

Henderson informed the sufferer that if she ever left him, he would kill himself, pulled out a handgun, and threatened to shoot himself once more, in accordance to the report.

The sufferer tried to get out of the automobile however Henderson put her right into a chokehold. She was ready to get out of it and run to a restaurant earlier than Henderson drove up to her, put the gun beneath his chin, and informed her to get again into the automobile or he would shoot himself, the report mentioned.

The sufferer then noticed a police automobile within the parking zone and ran towards officers, prompting Henderson to drive away, the report mentioned.

When a Metro officer referred to as Henderson after this incident, he mentioned the sufferer was only a woman he was seeing, not his girlfriend, and so they had been arguing as a result of she “wasted his time,” the report mentioned.

The sufferer obtained a safety order towards Henderson after this incident, which was granted from the subsequent day, Sept. 2, to Oct. 17. She reapplied for a protecting order the morning of Oct. 18, which was accredited for 45 days, however was not but served to Henderson by the point he allegedly got here to her house, in accordance to the report.

When the sufferer referred to as police once more on Oct. 24, she mentioned she was nonetheless receiving threatening messages from Henderson if she didn’t reply to him, the report mentioned.

The sufferer mentioned she blocked him on social media however Henderson stored making pretend accounts and calling her no less than 50 occasions a day from a blocked quantity, in accordance to the report.

Surveillance video outdoors the sufferer’s house additionally appeared to present Henderson leaving love letters and threatening notes for the sufferer taped to her door, the report mentioned.

Police executed a search warrant at Henderson’s condominium on Oct. 26, the place they discovered two BB weapons and a Glock gun, the report mentioned.

Henderson was arrested that day and booked into the Clark County Detention Center the place he was being held Thursday.

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