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Attempted assault leads to charge

crime and courts Hastings,Minnesota 55033
Hastings Star Gazette
Attempted assault leads to charge
Hastings Minnesota 745 Spiral Boulevard 55033

Hastings Police have charged Robin David Reed, 27, Hastings, with one count of terroristic threats and one count of assault in the fifth degree following a Nov. 11 incident in Hastings. Police had responded to the residence on the report than an assault was in progress and that one individual had a knife.

When police talked to several individuals at the scene, all said Reed, along with another male, had come into the residence and attacked a resident. All said Reed had a knife. The victim said that Reed tried to attack him with the knife. The witnesses said that Reed and the other male punched the victim and slammed him into a wall. Reed fled the scene, but was later apprehended.

In a statement to officers, Reed said he had been threatened by the victim, but did not provide any additional information.