Staff ReportNewsWest 9
HOBBS, N.M. - A Hobbs teen was arrested after threatening to kill his mom.
Police were called to a home on East Clearfork.
According to the report, it all started when the mother wouldn't get him a dog.
He told her he was going to put scorpions in her bed, knowing she was allergic to them.
He then said he would slit her throat.
The teen will be facing assault charges.