Rapid City man arrested for allegedly assaulting his mother - KOTA Territory News

Rapid City man arrested for allegedly assaulting his mother

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A Rapid City man is custody after an allegedly assaulting his mother with a knife.

20 year old Donavan Smith was arrested in the parking lot of the Burger King on Jackson Boulevard around 9:30 p.m Tuesday night….but not without a fight.

Police say smith threw a hammer at one of the officers & locked himself inside a van.

He then placed a knife to his chest and threatened to kill himself before police were able to convince him to unlock the door.

Smith's mother suffered a wound to her head, believed to have been caused by the handle of a knife.

She was taken to Rapid City Regional Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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