Masury man charged with threatening woman with knife

Gilber Blom was arrested and charged after police say he threatened a woman with a knife.

MASURY, Ohio (WKBN) – A Masury man is facing charges after police say he threatened a woman with a knife.

Police were called Saturday to a home at 540 Cleveland Street on a noise complaint.

When officers arrived, a woman at the home said Gilbert Frank Blom, 59, attempted to “slash” her with a knife while she was holding a child.

Police searched the home and found weapons in the closet of a bedroom, which they took as evidence.

Blom was arrested and charged with attempt to commit a felony offense. His arraignment is set for July 2 in Trumbull County Eastern District Court.

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