ODESSA, TX (KWES) - An Odessa man is behind bars following an afternoon incident in Odessa.
Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they responded to the 2400 block of Kermit Highway in reference to a disturbance.
When officers arrived they made contact with a 44-year-old male subject and another male subject, identified as David Floyd Dearth, 64.
Police say an investigation revealed that after both subjects got into an argument Dearth threw a knife at the other person several times in an attempt to harm him.
Dearth was later arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.