Bibb County deputies arrested a man Monday on multiple charges after he allegedly threatened members of his family with a knife, including his wheelchair-bound mother, according to a sheriff’s report.
Tommy Glenn Whittington, 50, of Mount Pleasant Church Road, was charged with criminal trespass-family violence, cruelty to children and terroristic threats-family violence after he allegedly verbally abused and threatened family members with a knife, the report stated.
The report said Whittington got upset and created a mess. He allegedly threatened his mother, telling her he would cut her throat and push her out of her wheelchair.
Two minor children were at the scene before fleeing with their parents.
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Deputies arrested Whittington and recovered a knife at the scene.
No one was reported injured. Whittington was taken to the Bibb County jail.