Hungry Solon man pulls knife on wife for lack of food

Hungry Solon man pulls knife on wife for lack of food

SOLON, OH (WOIO) - A 42-year-old Solon man behind bars after pulling a knife on his wife.

It happened on Monday shortly after 7:30 p.m. at a home on Hamilton Court.

Officers arrived and arrested 42-year-old Bernard Hampton for Domestic Violence.

According to Hampton's wife and witnesses, Hampton came home earlier in the day and wanted something to eat, but was not satisfied with the food in the residence and began destroying items in the household.

When the victim attempted to calm him down, he threatened her and eventually obtained a butcher knife. The victim attempted to disarm Hampton and in the process Hampton was cut in the abdomen.

Hampton has previous Domestic Violence convictions; he was held without bond pending arraignment.

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