Milford police arrested Timothy Toliver, 30, of New Haven for threatening to shoot a woman and her child during an incident at the CT Post Mall on May 4.

Officers responded to a complaint of the threat and following their investigation determined that Toliver sent a text message to the victim stating he was going to shoot her and her child.

Toliver is charged with second-degree threatening.

Bond was set at $1,000 for court on May 5.