Arrest Made After Knife is Pulled
Jeff Garretson - Mon 01:49 PM 10/08/2012
A Manhattan man is in jail after allegedly threatening someone with a knife.
According to Scott Siemsen, 59-year-old Richard L. Smith of Manhattan, Ks., was arrested on Friday evening after an argument escalated at a home in the 700 block of South 2nd.
Police were contacted around 6pm on October 5th.
Smith is now facing charges of criminal threat, battery and aggravated assault after he allegedly shoved a 62-year-old man during an argument.
Police say he then pulled out a razor blade knife and threatened to kill the man.
No one was injured.