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Rochester man arrested after allegedly threatening roommate with knife

ROCHESTER, Minn. (FOX 47) -- A man is behind bars after allegedly threatening his roommate with a knife.

Officers arrested Edward Kerr, 49, of Rochester, after police said he threatened his roommate at 1905 1st Ave. SW at 2:40 a.m. Tuesday.

Police said, when the roommate came home, Kerr was intoxicated, and grabbed a knife when the roommate tried to walk away.

The man dialed 911, and the roommate's girlfriend told police she heard Kerr threatening the him.

Kerr is facing several charges, including second degree assault and terroristic threats.
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