Midland Teen Arrested for Allegedly Trying to Stab Family Member

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Police arrest a Midland teen for allegedly trying to stab a family member.

19-year-old Hector Rodriguez is charged with a second degree felony of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Officers were called out to a home in the 1200 block of Johnston Street around noon on Tuesday.

According to the victim, Rodriguez chased him around the home with a knife.

The man says he fell and Rodriguez stood over him stabbing the wall, saying "I'm going to kill you."

His bond is set at $20,000.