Woman Allegedly Threatens Store Customer with Knife
LAS CRUCES — A woman was arrested for threatening a 49-year-old convenience store customer, Las Cruces Police said.
Sabrina F. Raught, 27, is charged with one count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, a fourth degree felony.
The incident occured on Tuesday afternoon, and detectives said that the victim accidentally bumped into Raught as he was leaving the convenience store. Raught started yelling at the 49-year-old man and that led to a physical altercation between the victim, Raught’s boyfriend and his friend. During the affray, Raught retrieved a knife from a Chevrolet pickup and made several slashing movements toward the victim.
Witnesses to the incident called police who detained Raught in the store’s parking lot. The knife was located in the pickup.
No injuries were reported and officers also discovered that Raught had a warrant out for her arrest.