Man charged for attempting to stab his grandfather
SAN BENITO, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — San Benito police say this man attempted to stab his grandfather, but thanks to two other people, was unsuccessful.
18 year old Jeremy Barrera, out of Rancho Viejo, has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
Police say he went to his grandfather's house to confront him about an on going family dispute, armed with a large knife.
Another family member and a neighbor were able to wrestle the knife from Barrera and held him down until police arrived.
During questioning he admitted to have taken pills and drinking before the incident.