Midland Man Threatens Woman With a Knife

Midland Man Threatens Woman With a Knife

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Midland man got locked up over the weekend for threatening a woman with a knife.

Miguel Tovar is facing felony charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Police were called out to an apartment in the 5000 block of Loop 250 North on Saturday.

When they went inside, officers noticed that Tovar was intoxicated and had a pocketknife in his pocket.

A witness told police over the phone that he pulled the knife on the victim while they were arguing.

That witness managed to stop him by pulling a BB gun on him.

Tovar claimed the witness threatened him with the weapon and that he used the knife in self-defense.