Froman Drive Incident Leads To Arrest

Mt. Carmel Police were called to 111 Froman Drive early Sunday morning reference a man with a knife threatening a female.  Police arrived on scene and were told that 27 year old Kendly Baptiste of Mt. Carmel threw a knife at a female subject with whom he lives with at this residence.  It was also alleged that he used his hands to strike the female victim.  Police arrested Baptiste and transported him to the Wabash County Jail where he was charged with domestic battery and aggravated assault.  Baptiste is being held pending the setting and posting of bond.   The victim did not require medical attention.