Deputies: Ohio Co. man threatened to kill neighbor

Deputies: Ohio Co. man threatened to kill neighbor

OHIO CO., KY (WFIE) - An Ohio County man was arrested over the weekend after deputies say he threatened to kill his neighbor.

Jail officials say deputies were sent to Stephen Weikel's home on Leroy Lane in Hartford after a neighbor called police.

When they arrived, deputies say Weikel threatened to kill that neighbor in front of them.

Deputies tell 14NEWS Weikel pulled away when they tried to arrest him, and they had to use a special technique to take him to the ground.

Weikel is charged with first degree terroristic threatening and resisting arrest.

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