SCARBOROUGH, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A woman called 911 Tuesday evening after an intoxicated man pointed a handgun at her in her home, according to police.

The woman was able to escape the residence before officers arrived. Police say they made contact with 74-year-old Willis Moulton after a short time through a loudspeaker, and eventually convinced him to surrender. The handgun was recovered inside.

Moulton was arrested and charged with domestic violence criminal threatening.