Man Arrested After Fight At A Pekin Apartment Complex

One man is facing charges for allegedly getting into a physical altercation with two people at a Pekin apartment complex.

Officers responded Sunday to Stoneybrook Apartments on a report of a stabbing.

Police say Roger Waldrop, 46, started fighting with another man. Waldrop allegedly slammed the male victim into an electric stove. The stove had a burner on, and the man suffered a burn to the back. Waldrop then allegedly threw the man onto the floor and started fighting more.

Authorities say a woman in the apartment then pulled a knife on Waldrop, who cut his hand on the blade when he grabbed at it. He allegedly shoved the woman against a kitchen wall.

Waldrop was arrested on charges of domestic battery and aggravated battery.

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