By: KDKA-TV News Staff
CARRICK (KDKA) – A man who was wanted for threatening another man as well as his mother with a knife two weeks ago was taken into custody.READ MORE: Pa. Supreme Court Rules 'Comfort Dogs' May Be Allowed To Help Witnesses Testify At Trial
Police arrested 35-year-old Kwesi Weaver of Carrick on Thursday.READ MORE: Male Victim In Critical Condition After Rescue Along Monongahela River Near 10th Street Bridge
According to the Allegheny County Sheriff’s office, Weaver got into an argument with another man and then pulled out a knife.
When deputies attempted to arrest him, they say he tried to bite a deputy, causing them to shock him with a taser.MORE NEWS: Wolf Administration Warns 99% Of All Wildfires Caused By People As Wildfire Season Begins In Pennsylvania
Deputies said that Weaver told them he was hoping they’d shoot him.