SALINA, Kansas – Salina police responding to a reported assault found the suspect hiding in a dog kennel.
Police say a woman called 911 on Sunday to report that a 28-year-old man, Jose Penado-Perez, in the home had assaulted and threatened her and would not let her leave. She said she cut the man with a knife when she was resisting the attack.
KSAL reports when officers arrived at the house, they found the man hiding in a dog kennel. Neither the man nor woman needed to be hospitalized.
Police Cpt. Mike Sweeney said the man also threatened and fought with officers, and caused minor damage to a patrol car.
The suspect is facing charges of aggravated assault, criminal threat, obstruction, criminal restraint and damage of property.