A phone message sent to a woman in Watertown on Tuesday by her husband resulted in the man spending a night in jail.
Jerry Wayne Jones, 43, of 35041 Eddy Road, Theresa was charged with Aggravated Harassment 2nd Degree when he was arrested in Theresa at about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.
According to Watertown police, Linda M. Jones was at a Mullin Street address when she received a threatening message on her cell phone, believed sent by Mr. Jones.
The caller threatened to break her neck if Mrs. Jones was seen walking the streets of Watertown, police said.
Mr. Jones was transported to the PSB and held pending arraignment in City of Watertown Court this morning.
Police said Jones was impaired by alcohol when arrested.