Teen Threatens Older Brother with Machete in Afternoon Argument
CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -
A young man accusing his brother of taking his shoes from him Sunday afternoon wound up threatening his brother with a machete.
It happened around 2:30 p.m. in the 1800 block of 17th Street, near Staples and Baldwin. According to police, a 16-year old accused his older brother of taking his shoes. He then took a machete and slashed the tires of his brother's car, and also broke his window.
The 16-year old then started chasing his brother down the street with the machete.
"The older one jumped on the younger one," witness Ralph Henry said. "Everything was safe. Nobody got cut up or beat up."
No one was hurt, but the younger brother was charged with aggravated assault.