Rochester Man Arrested For Knife-Related Confrontation
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester man was arrested Wednesday after police say he threatened another man with a knife.
Police say a 49-year-old Chatfield man was visiting a friend when he answered a knock at the door. When he opened the door, the man was immediately confronted by 54-year-old Joseph Brown.
The victim says Brown pulled out a knife and pointed it at him. The victim began wrestling with Brown and was able to get the knife away from him. Brown then went back to his own apartment. He was still there when officers arrived and was arrested on a felony assault charge. The victim was not hurt.
The incident happened around 12:30 PM at an apartment complex in the 2100 block of Highway 14 East.