Police Say Man Told Wife He Would Shoot Her If She Walked Out the Door

The woman had an order of protection against her husband.

A man was charged July 23 with threatening to kill his wife while she had an order of protection against him.

William Grant Gregory, 28, of Imperial, faces a charge of violating a protection order.

said he called his wife, who lives in St. Charles, and left threatening messages, including saying he would assault her with a baseball bat. Gregory also said, “When you walk out your (expletive) door tomorrow, I’m shooting you,” according to the report.

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The woman recorded parts of his message. She told police that Gregory put her in the hospital in 2008, and she still suffers long-term affects of a concussion from that incident.

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