Salina man wanted in assault found in dog crate

07/15/2014 9:43 AM

07/15/2014 9:44 AM

Salina police responding to a reported assault found the suspect hiding in a dog crate.

Police say a woman called 911 on Sunday to report that a 28-year-old man in the home had assaulted and threatened her and would not let her leave. She said she cut the man with a knife when she was resisting the attack.

KSAL reports (http://bit.ly/1rdtsCa ) when officers arrived at the house, they found the man hiding in a dog crate. Neither the man nor woman needed to be hospitalized.

Police Cpt. Mike Sweeney said the man also threatened and fought with officers, and caused minor damage to a patrol car.

The suspect is facing charges of aggravated assault, criminal threat, obstruction, criminal restraint and damage of property.

Editor's Choice Videos

Join the Discussion

The Wichita Eagle is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service