Man charged with kicking down apartment doors, threatening officer

  • Posted: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 1:04 a.m.

SALISBURY — Police said a Salisbury man kicked open the front doors of two apartments and threatened to kill an officer Monday evening.

Bobby Ray Forbes, 60, was taken into custody shortly after 7 p.m. at an apartment complex on East Liberty Street.

Authorities said Forbes kicked open the doors at two adjacent apartments in a complex in the 300 block.

Officers said he was located with a large kitchen knife.

Forbes was charged with misdemeanor breaking and entering, misdemeanor injury to personal property and communicating threats.

He remained in Rowan County jail under a $1,500 bond Tuesday evening.

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