UTICA, N.Y. -- A Utica man has been accused of falling asleep after threatening to kill his wife.
According to detectives, the suspect held a knife to his wife's throat and put a BB gun in the victim's face. It happened at their Bennett Street home Sunday morning.
Police say the incident ended when Jesus Acosta, 51, fell asleep. He's been charged with assault, unlawful imprisonment, menacing and criminal possession of a weapon.