Juvenile arrested after dispute over a bag of potato chips

By Mackenzie Patterson - bioemail

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus police arrested a juvenile after he and his nephew had an argument over a bag of potato chips.

After a verbal dispute over the ownership of the bag of chips and its location, Columbus police said the juvenile suspect got a knife with a 6" inch blade trying to cut his nephew.

The nephew took the knife from the suspect and began to fight again.  The juvenile's mother then called police.

When officers approached the scene, the juvenile suspect made threatening statements toward his family.  He was taken into custody and charged with terrorist threats and aggravated assault.

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