Man Arrested After Attempting to Cut His Sons
COLUMBIA - Police arrested Robert Burnett on Monday after he attempted to use a pocket knife against his sons.
Police were called around 10 p.m. to the 1000 block of North Eighth Street. During the investigation, police found out Burnett was involved in a domestic, verbal argument with his sons.
Police said the argument turned physical when Burnett pulled out a pocket knife and tried to "slash" one of his sons. He did not make contact.
Burnett was arrested for armed criminal action and second-degree domestic assault. His bond was set at $4,500.
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