A 38-year-old Napa man was arrested Wednesday after allegedly threatening to shoot his girlfriend, police reported.

Police received a report that a local resident had acquired a firearm and had threatened to shoot his girlfriend, police said. 

At mid-day Wednesday, officers went to the suspect's home on the 1500 block of Salvador Avenue.

Jarid Thomas Chrisco was arrested after police found a firearm in his vehicle, police said. He was booked into the Napa County jail where bail was set at $25,000. He was still in custody Thursday morning.

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City Editor

Kevin has been city editor since September 2010. He joined the Register in 1973 as a reporter. He covered Napa City Hall and assorted other beats over the years. Kevin has been writing his Napa Journal column on Sundays since 1989.