Anthony Saffioti arrested for threatening teens with knife, police say

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Anthony Saffioti, 29, of Port St. Lucie was arrested after threatening teens with a knife for using his car window tinting to admire their muscles, according to a Port St. Lucie Police incident report.  

On Monday May 8th at about 4:10 p.m., five teens were standing around Saffioti's car using the reflective tint windows as a mirror as they flexed their muscles, according to Port St. Lucie Police.

Saffioti became irate that the teens were by his car and pulled out a large knife and threatened to kill them if they touched his car,  according to the incident report released by police.

"If you touch my car again, I am going to kill you," Saffioti told the teens, according to the incident report.

The teens took off running in fear for their lives and called Port St. Lucie Police stating a man was threatening them with an "18 knife" at 5508 N.W.Torino Parkway in Port St. Lucie.

Port St. Lucie Police found the knife and arrested Saffioti, charging him with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. 

 

 

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