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Murphys Man Facing Domestic Violence Charges After Threats

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San Andreas, CA — A Murphys man is facing several charges after an altercation with Calaveras County Sheriff´s Deputies.

A Sheriff´s report indicates that authorities responded to a residence on a report that a man was threatening to shoot his wife.

Deputies arrived to find 53-year-old Michael Peccia intoxicated outside the house. After a brief struggle with deputies, Peccia was placed under arrest and taken into custody. Officers say Peccia had firearms in the house but didn´t display them.

Peccia was booked into Calaveras County Jail on charges of making criminal threats, domestic violence and resisting arrest.