After April arrest for wielding machete, teen charged with assaulting APS officer
August 18, 2017 06:18 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- The teenager who allegedly wielded a machete inside a northeast Albuquerque grocery store in April now faces charges for assaulting an Albuquerque Public Schools officer.
Police say Keisean Anderson, now 16 years old, threatened employees with the machete at an Albertsons. An Albuquerque police officer responded to this incident when his cruiser collided with a civilian vehicle at Eubank and Indian School, resulting in the death of a 6-year-old boy.
On Thursday, Anderson was arrested again for assault on a peace officer, criminal trespass and disorderly conduct. Anderson allegedly assaulted an APS officer at Sandia High School during the first week back at school. The security officer asked Anderson, a former student, to leave when Anderson got belligerent and allegedly hit the officer.
Anderson is currently held at a juvenile detention center on a no-bond hold.
Updated: August 18, 2017 06:18 PM
Created: August 17, 2017 05:58 PM
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