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Juan Hernandez-Dominguez sought for lunging at ex-girlfriend with pocket knife, officials say

By Len Righi, WFMZ.com Reporter
Published On: Apr 08 2013 01:14:06 PM CDT
Updated On: Apr 08 2013 01:14:17 PM CDT
EASTON, Pa. -

Police are looking for a man who confronted his ex-girlfriend in her garage and lunged at her twice with his pocket knife after she threatened to call 911, officials said.

Juan Hernandez-Dominguez pulled out the knife and threatened to kill the woman in a garage she was renting in the 900 block of Spruce Street in Easton at midnight Friday, officials said.

The woman told police she had repeatedly asked Hernandez-Dominguez to leave, and when she pulled out her cell phone, he swatted it from her hand, officials said, adding that Hernandez-Dominguez fled in a car after pulling the knife and trying twice to stab the victim.

The victim has a protection from abuse against Hernandez-Dominguez, officials said.

Police have filed a criminal complaint against Hernandez-Dominguez, 56, of 921 Spruce St., Easton, charging him with aggravated assault, assault with a deadly weapon, reckless endangerment and making terroristic threats, according to court documents.