North Vernon man accused of threatening family with a gun

Tracy Chadd. Photo courtesy of Jennings County Sheriff’s Department.

A North Vernon man is accused of pulling a handgun and threatening his family members.

41-year-old Tracy Chadd is facing a preliminary charge of intimidation with a deadly weapon after the Friday night incident.

Jennings County Sheriff’s deputies were called to County Road 750W in the Hayden area at about 10:30 p.m. Friday on a report of a man with a gun. Chadd was arrested without incident and several firearms were taken from the home.