Denton, Texas — A video has gone viral online A Denton landlord threatened a student with handcuffs, which police are now investigating.
In the video, the landlord is seen holding a gun while talking to the student living in the house, who is filming the incident.
When the student asks what will happen if he goes into the kitchen of the house, the landlord repeatedly shouts to “find it out” and claims that he is not threatening the student.
Denton Police issued a statement saying they are aware of the incident and are investigating, although no arrests have been made at this point.
We are aware of a video which depicts an alleged dispute between a landlord and a tenant. While the complainant in this case did not initially want to make allegations, and there were no arrests on the date of this disturbance, it is still an active investigation. pic.twitter.com/YoN32V1JXx
— Denton Police Department (@DENTONPD) 22 September 2022
Police said they would provide an update once this investigation is complete due to the number of inquiries received.