Woman Threatens Husband With a Knife During Argument

Woman Threatens Husband With a Knife During Argument

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – One woman is behind bars on aggravated assault charges following an incident on Monday.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 1400 block of Haywood in reference to a disturbance.

When officers arrived on the scene, officers made contact with a 41-year-old male and his wife, identified as 43-year-old Roxana Quiroz.

An investigation revealed that after they got into an argument, Quiroz hit her husband in the head with a cup, causing it to break. Further investigation revealed that Quiroz went to the kitchen and grabbed a knife.

According to the report, Quiroz then threatened her husband with the knife and started coming towards him in an aggressive manner.

Quiroz was arrested on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon (family violence).