Midland Man Accused of Trying to Stab Another Man

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Halloween night turned ugly for one Midland man.

Christopher Paulette is accused of trying to stab a man who walked up to Paulette's car and asked him to slow down to avoid hitting any trick-or-treaters.

According to the affidavit, the man said Paulette got out of his car and charged at him with a knife.

When police arrived, the man had Paulette in a headlock.

The officer saw the knife and ordered Paulette to drop it several times before he did.

Paulette is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.