Domestic dispute results in felony charges

Published 4:40 pm Tuesday, December 1, 2015

A Buckingham County man faces two felony charges following a domestic incident at his home last Wednesday.

Derek Omasta, 27, was in jail Tuesday on a $2,500 secured bond after being charged with threatening to bomb or burn and with monument: intentional damage of something valued at greater than $1,000.

Omasta allegedly threatened to burn himself and the car of his wife; he kicked the windshield and destroyed the car’s roof, police said. He faces 15 years in prison if convicted of the crimes.

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