Harlingen man arrested in assault crime.
In Harlingen, a man is behind bars and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after police say the tried to stab another man with a knife. Police arrested 61 year-old Mario Vela Atkinson after responding to a call from the victim that Atkinson tried to stab. Police arrested Atkinson after he left and then returned to the scene of the crime. His bond was set at $25,000 dollars.