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A 57-year-old Amherst Street landlord was arrested on weapons and menacing charges after he allegedly threatened tenants with a handgun he had holstered around his waist, pointing to the weapon and saying: “I’m not afraid to use this.”

Salvatore Wilder was arrested about 9 p.m. Thursday. After a search of his house in the 700 block of the street, police reported finding other weapons. Wilder was charged with felony and misdemeanor weapons possession and menacing for allegedly threatening tenants.