Map: Aggravated assault
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Scottsdale police arrested a man after he allegedly threatened his girlfriend with a gun and fired multiple shots around his home early Sunday morning.
Chip Paige, 48, faces charges of aggravated assault, endangerment and various weapons charges.
According to police, Paige had been drinking heavily and using prescription medication when he got into an argument with his 26-year-old girlfriend at about 1 a.m.
Paige allegedly took out a handgun and told his girlfriend to leave the home near 136th Street and Via Linda. She took their 3-month-old child then left the residence with the child's 22-year-old nanny.
Police said Paige fired multiple shots inside and outside of the home. A SWAT team responded and attempted to make contact with him without success.
Officers entered the home and Paige surrendered.
No one was injured.