Laurel Man Charged With Aggravated Menacing, Resisting Arrest


A Laurel man is charged with threatening a woman with a knife.

Delaware State Police said troopers were called to a home on South Autumn Court about a disturbance. An investigation determined that a 53-year-old woman was walking past the man’s home when he approached her and showed a knife and made racial slurs and threats.

According to police, 37-year-old James Raab of Laurel resisted arrest and police deployed a taser. Police said Raab was also under an order to have no contact with the woman.

Rabb is charged with aggravated menacing, possession of a deadly weapon during a felony, hate crime, resisting arrest, harassment and breach of release.