An Ottumwa man is accused of brandishing a knife during a verbal argument at Casey’s last week.
21-year-old Jayden Guyette has been charged with assault-displaying a dangerous weapon, an aggravated misdemeanor.
Court records say on August 11th at 2:45 PM, Guyette was observed yelling at a Casey’s employee at Richmond Avenue in Ottumwa.
According to police, another individual asked Guyette to stop harassing the employee. Guyette later confronted the individual in the parking lot.
After the person got of out his car, Guyette allegedly pulled a knife from his shorts and took a step toward the individual while pointing the knife at him.
Guyette was arrested and transported to the Wapello County Jail. His bail has been set at $2,000.
Guyette has a preliminary hearing scheduled for August 19th.