NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- A man was arrested Thursday and charged with assaulting a 3-year-old child. The incident happened around 10:30 pm in the 300 block of Jury Lane.

Police say that Aaron Crane of the 300 block of Circuit Lane assaulted the child and then was confronted by several other juveniles. According to police, Crane went home, retrieved his dog and a knife, and then made threats to those gathered.

Crane was arrested and charged with Attempted Malicious Wounding and Assault.

The 3-year-old child was not visibly injured.