MURDER USA: One way or another, Nicholas Turcol was loaded and ready to kill
TOWNSEND, DEL. – A man who was allegedly three sheets to the wind was stopped from hopping into his vehicle by two women. The reputed loaded fellow then allegedly pulled his loaded gun on the women. They then called the police.
The reputed loaded fellow then allegedly pulled his loaded gun on the women.
The Delaware State Police have charged 30-year-old Nicholas Turcol of Claymont, DE with Aggravated Menacing, and weapon charges after displaying a handgun at two female victims.
The incident occurred on October 10, 2020, at approximately 12:48 a.m., when Troopers responded to a residence on Harvey Straughn Road, Townsend, DE in reference to two female victims/acquaintances ages 26 and 24 years-old who advised Turcol displayed a gun at them after they refused to allow him to drive his vehicle due to him being intoxicated.
Delaware State Police report that when troopers arrived for the call of the damsels in distress, Turcol removed the handgun from his waistband and placed his hands in the air. Turcol was taken into custody without incident.
Troopers recovered a loaded Glock 9mm handgun with 5 rounds in the magazine and one in the chamber.
Turcol was transported back to Troop 9 where he was charged with the following:
- Aggravated Menacing (Felony) – 2 counts
- Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony (Felony)
- Possession of a Firearm while Under the Influence (Felony)
Turcol was arraigned before the Justice of the Peace Court #11 and released after posting bail on a $23,000 cash bond.