WESTPORT— A town resident was charged after threatening to shoot his landlord who initiated an eviction process against him, police said.

Around 11 p.m. Oct. 28, officers were dispatched to a Weston Road address on a report that a tenant, Jamie Green, was upset. The victim told police Green had threatened to shoot him and had frightened other people in the house.

Green, 43, was charged with second-degree threatening and disorderly conduct. He was released after posting a $1,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in Norwalk Court Nov. 8.