ORWELL — A 33-year-old man from Shoreham was arrested following an incident in Orwell last week.
Authorities say they responded to a home on Main Street on April 8, for an ongoing family fight with a firearm at around 7:15 p.m.
Police say Maurice Minyati attempted to use a firearm on a household member.
Minyati was unsuccessful in his attempt and nobody was injured as a result of this incident.
He was placed under arrest for 1st degree aggravated domestic assault with a deadly weapon and transported to the New Haven barracks for processing.
He was lodged at the Northwest Correctional Center for lack of bail.