A man was arrested by Mexicali Police after allegedly having attempted to assault an officer, the police said Wednesday.
The suspect was identified as Jose Alexis, 27.
The arrest took place in the Colonia Agualeguas area.
According to the authorities the suspect allegedly attempted assaulting a police agent with a knife while the officer tried to inspect the individual.
The agency said the police agent was able to disarm the suspect for his arrest. No injuries were reported.