Alpharetta man attacks roommate with knife

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ALPHARETTA, Ga. – An argument over wages turned violent May 12 when a roommate decided to attack another with a knife.

The victim called police and said he and the suspect, Miguel Raymundo Brito, 28, of Lowe Lane, Alpharetta, and two other roommates came home from work together and began to argue about wages for the work that day. They began drinking as well. At about 2 a.m., Brito allegedly picked up a glass object and threw it on the ground, shattering it. He then picked up a knife and brandished it to his roommates and began slicing at them.

The victim and other roommates confirmed this. Brito was arrested for aggravated assault with a knife.

MH 05-28-14