Go to ...

News in Arkansas

Arkansas News Online

RSS Feed

September 26, 2017

Police: Manchester woman fends off armed man with machete


Police: Manchester woman fends off armed man with machete

Mike Cronin News Reporter 66-year-old woman fights off armed man with machete ‘That’s when I pulled it out’ Share Shares…


66-year-old woman fights off armed man with machete

‘That’s when I pulled it out’

Hide Transcript Show Transcript

WEBVTT WAS JUST MINDINGHER OWN BUSINESS.rtMIKE CRONIN JOINS US LIVE FROMTHE MANCHESTER POLICE DEPARTMENTWITH MORE.MIKE: BOTH WEAPONS ARE HERETONIGHT AT POLICE HEADQUARTERS.rtDURING THIS STRANGE ENCOUNTER,THE SUSPECT SAYING HE WAS GOINGTO MEET THE DEVIL IN HELL.IT WAS AFTERrt 1:00 A.M. THISMORNING OUTSIDE OF THE PARK.PAMELA MARTIN WAS WALKING HERDOG.SHErt SAID, UNPROVOKED, HE SAID TOHER — EUGENE GONZrtALEZ WENTAFTER HER IN A THREATENING WAYAND TRIED TO TAKE WHAT SHE SAYSIS HER KNIFE BUT SHE SAYS IS HERMACHETE –rt BUT WHAT POLICE SAYIS HER MACHETE.>> A MACHETE IS MUCH WIDER ANDLONGER.THrtIS IS ONLY A 13 INCH BLADE.MIKE: MARTIN SAYS THEN GONZALEZrtTOOK OUT A KITCHEN KNIFE.AND STARTED TO TALK ABOUT THEDEVIL.>> HE WAS BEHIND ME SAYING ALLOF THIS.rtI AM SORRY, BUT I DO NOT TAKETHAT.MIKE: POLICE WERE NEARBY ANDTHEY SAY THAT GONZALES TOSSEDHIS KNIFErt ASIDE WHEN THEY SHOWEDUP.MARTIN SAYS SHE CARRIES THEWEAPON FOR SELF-DEFENSE WHENEVERSHE IS OUT LATE AT NIGHT.>>rt I HAVE NEVER HEARD ANYONE.MIKE: SHE SAYS POLICE TOOK IT ASEVIDENCE BUT SHE HAS A CATALOGrtAND IS ALREADY OUT — ALREADYORDERING A NEW ONE.rtMEANWHILE, GONZALEZ IS CHARGED

66-year-old woman fights off armed man with machete

‘That’s when I pulled it out’

A woman used a machete to fend off a man threatening her with a knife, according to police.

Advertisement


Source: 4029 Northwest Arkansas News Police: Manchester woman fends off armed man with machete

Police: Manchester woman fends off armed man with machete

Tags:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

More Stories From Northwest Arkansas

About GeorgeMartin