Man who threatened boy while on bath salts pleads guilty
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A guilty plea from the man accused of threatening a young boy while high on bath salts. It happened in July outside a home on Seymour Street in Syracuse.
Police say Jesse Claflin, 31, threatened a five-year-old boy with a knife. The boy's uncle punched Claflin in the face and the child was able to get away. Police eventually took Claflin into custody.
Claflin pleaded guilty to criminal possession of a weapon and will get three to seven years in prison when he is sentenced.