A Redwood Falls man was charged with making domestic threats and domestic assault last week.

According to court documents, on Friday, March 11, Redwood Falls Police Officers were called to a reported domestic violence incident. The alleged victim reported her boyfriend, James Allan Gardner, age 28, Redwood Falls had returned home intoxicated and threatened to kill her. The victim stated their children were in the room at the time.

In an interview with the officers, Gardner confirmed he had made the statements to the victim, but that he was intoxicated at the time.

Prior to this incident, Gardner was convicted of second degree assault with a dangerous weapon in 2013.