Georgetown Man Charged After Pulling Handgun at Screams On the Beach


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A Georgetown man has been charged after a patron at Screams on the Beach says an employee pulled a handgun on him while walking through the haunted attraction. Delaware State Police learned that the victim had an altercation with 22 year old Jacob Sprout who was a participant in the attraction when Sprout pulled out a handgun and pointed it at the victim. Sprout was arrested – police recovered a loaded 9mm handgun with 6 rounds in the magazine. Sprout is charged with aggravated menacing and possession of a firearm. He’s free on a $25,000 unsecured bond.