NEBRASKA CITY -  A Nebraska City man is charged in Otoe County with abuse of his mother on Nov. 15.

A police affidavit says the mother of 29-year-old Johnathan Brink talked to police at CHI Health St. Mary’s Hospital about a threat to slit her throat.

Police say she described sustained verbal and mental abuse, orders to stay in one room of the house and being stranded at Walmart.