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Police: Marshfield man stood over sleeping woman with gun


MARSHFIELD, Mass. ( – A 26-year-old Marshfield man was arraigned on home invasion and gun charges after a woman he knows awoke to find him standing over her with a baton and gun, police said.

According to Wicked Local Marshfield, Paul Kodzis is being held without bail on charges of assault with a dangerous weapon, home invasion with a firearm, domestic assault, improper storage of a large capacity firearm, armed burglary, and witness intimidation. His license to carry a firearm was immediately suspended.

The victim told police she woke up at about 1 a.m. Monday and found Kodzis standing over her with a baton and handgun, yelling. Police said the woman screamed and ran to her roommate's room.

Kodzis' bail may be reconsidered pending the outcome of a dangerousness hearing scheduled for Friday.