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Terre Haute man in court, accused of beating a woman with her own gun

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Chauncey Thornton

Chauncey Thornton

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - The Terre Haute Police Department arrested Chauncey Thornton on Friday.

Police say Thornton was going through a woman's car.

When the woman realized this, she took her gun and went to confront Thornton.

Police said Thornton shoved the woman, took her gun, and beat her with it.

Thornton is facing several charges, including armed robbery and battery.

He's currently being held on a $75,000 bond.

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