Man charged with assault

— A local man was in Yakima County Superior Court on Monday facing a charge of second-degree assault-domestic violence.

Juan A. Rangel, 45, was arrested following a Friday altercation at 101 Horschel Road, court records show.

He is accused of grabbing Juana Rangel-Moran by the neck and holding her against the wall after arguing over an old family video, records show. He is also accused of grabbing a kitchen knife and making gestures that he was going to stab her and slit her throat.

Two family members halted the attack.


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