Man Accused of Threatening Roommates with a Hatchet

Wichita Falls Police say a 29-year-old man is arrested after he threatened his roommates with a hatchet.

Police say the incident happened shortly before midnight Monday night in the 1800 block of 8th Street after Keyante Hutchinson accused his roommates of stealing his debit card.

Police say one of the roommates told them that Hutchinson threw a coffee mug at her and threw a light bulb at the male roommate. Both roommates also told police that Hutchinson went into the kitchen and returned holding a hatchet, swinging it and making threatening statements.

Police arrested Hutchinson and say that they found the hatchet in his waistband during another call the night before.

Hutchinson is charged with two counts of Aggravated Assault- Family Violence. His bond is set at $100,000