Thursday, October 15, 2015
TX: Grandfather Shoots Knife-Wielding Grandson; Justified
A Mesquite man was shot after he tried to attack his 81-year-old grandfather with a knife Sunday night, according to police.
Michael Ashley Holley, 34, was medically treated and arrested. He’s been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
At around 11:15 p.m., police responded to a shooting at a residence in the 1000 block of Irene Drive in Mesquite. Holley had pulled a knife and attempted to assault his grandfather, Norman Holley, police said. Norman defended himself from the attack and shot Michael.