Man Attacks Wife With Pocket Knife

Man Attacks Wife With Pocket Knife

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - One man is behind bars following a domestic disturbance in Odessa on Sunday morning.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 1300 block of West Ada in reference to a domestic disturbance.

When officers arrived on the scene, they made contact with a 43-year-old female and her husband, Fabian Orosco, 51.

An investigation revealed that Orosco attempted to assault his wife with a kitchen knife but his wife managed to take the knife away.

That's when Orosco pulled out a pocket knife and cut his wife's forearm and later attempted to choke her.

Orosco was later arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon (family violence).