DOVER, Del. — A county paramedic has been charged with stalking his ex-girlfriend in Delaware.

News outlets report 55-year-old Ralph Douglas Poore was arrested Monday at his workplace, the Kent County Department of Public Safety.

Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman with Dover Police says Poore’s ex-girlfriend had expressed her desire to end all contact with him in August 2016, after he “repeatedly made statements that placed her in fear for her safety.”

Poore was seen, in uniform, driving a red convertible into the woman’s driveway Monday morning. A neighbor saw him and contacted him, at which point he fled.

Poore was previously arrested in December 2016 on a harassment charge involving the same woman. The outcome of that case hasn’t been reported.

Poore is out on bond. It’s unclear if he has a lawyer.

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