NAPOLEONVILLE, La. (BRPROUD) – A Donaldsonville man is accused of pointing a shotgun at someone and threatening them inside a retail store in Assumption Parish.

Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a store in Belle Rose on Dec. 12 where they learned that the store’s manager had previous issues with the suspect, Michael J. Muse, Sr., 64, at another store in Ascension Parish. The sheriff’s office said the manager told deputies Muse pulled out a shotgun and pointed it at the manager while threatening them.

Deputies corroborated the allegations and issued an arrest warrant for Muse. On Wednesday, Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested Muse and transferred him to Assumption Parish. He was booked into the detention center on a charge of aggravated assault with a firearm.