Utica, NY (WIBX) - A Utica man is in jail after allegedly threatening a woman with a handgun. Utica Police officials say they arrested 39 year old Andrew Abston of Waverly Place who was wanted on two active warrants for the incidents that took place on January 18 and 19, 2011.

They say in addition to the handgun threat made, Abston is also accused of placing a phone call to the victim and threatening her with bodily harm. Abston is charged with Second Degree Menacing and Second Degree Harassment; two misdemeanors.