North Branford man arrested for sign threat

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NORTH BRANFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A North Branford man is in big trouble for his ill-conceived plan to get people to slow down in his neighborhood.

Police say they found him holding a sign on Friday near Sunnyside Drive that allegedly told drivers to slow down or he will shoot out their windows.

Police say along with the sign, 29-year-old Nicholas Spaeth had a BB gun tucked in his pants. He was charged with breach of peace.

North Branford police say they are just glad no one was hurt.

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