I find that when I have a barbeque in my backyard and burn a 6' vertical pole with a 4' horizantal pole across it that the neighbors generally leave me alone.
-he might get the message. if not, use your plan since that's the only way to usually get through to his kind.
Go look up 'maturity' in the dictionary, and then go buy you some.
Call the cops next time he threatens you. I'd rather look like a wimp than get thrown in jail for fighting.
Separate yourself from the situation. Call the cops if he threatens you. Move out when your lease is up.
ignore him and n if he hits don't hit back so like that's you could call the police n he would get arrested not you n if u hit him then your going to get arrested