Meadowbrook man faces charges after threatening to kill family

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Troopers from the Harrison County Detachment of the West Virginia State Police arrested a Meadowbrook man after he allegedly threatened to kill a woman and her children.

The woman told police Brock Pearson, 40, held a gun to her head in front of her children and threatened to shoot her and added he would shoot the children in the head as well.

Pearson is in the North Central Regional Jail charged with wanton endangerment and three counts of child neglect creating risk of injury.