Drunk man put machete to his wife’s neck after vomiting on his cellphoneBy Mason White 12:29 PM March 27, 2014
By: Aarav Sen
(Scroll down for video) A man threatened to kill his wife with a machete after he became angry for vomiting on his own cellphone, police in Florida said.
Port St. Lucie Police said that officers responded to 1902 SE Hillmoor Drive at 10:15 p.m. Saturday, when a woman told dispatchers that she fled her apartment with her children after Trevor Campbell, 31, had come home drunk, vomited on his phone and argued with her.
At one point he pressed a machete to her neck causing minor cuts. According to a police report, she told police that he had a gun and threatened to commit suicide.
She became extremely distraught after he put the barrel in his mouth. He fired a round, but luckily, the bullet hit the ceiling. Police said that when they arrived they found the woman and her daughter hiding behind a dumpster.
Police officers began talking to the man, asking him to get out of the house and surrender. During that time, the suspect fired shots at police officers. Eventually, the suspect was agreed to surrender.
He was taken to Lawnwood Medical Center, after complaining of pain. Police said he fought with staff members.
When he was discharged, he was booked into the St. Lucie County Jail, where he is being held on $250,000 bond. He was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, aggravated assault and attempted murder of a police officer.