WENY News - Savona man arrested for allegedly threatening ex-girlfriend with

Savona man arrested for allegedly threatening ex-girlfriend with a knife

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SAVONA, N.Y. (WENY) --      A Savona man is behind bars for allegedly breaking into a home and threatening his ex-girlfriend with a knife.     

The Steuben County Sheriff's Office says 37-year-old Matthew Smith also prevented the victim from calling 911, early Saturday morning.

Smith is accused of doing this in-front of the victim's daughter. When deputies arrived to the home, the victim climbed out of a window with her daughter to escape Smith.

Smith was arrested, and arraigned in the Village of Bath.

He was charged with burglary, menacing, possession of a weapon, and endangering the welfare of a child.

He was sent to the Steuben County Jail on $10,000 cash bail.

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