Man charged with threatening mother of his child with sledgehammer, box cutters


Jersey City man is accused of threatening the mother of his child twice in seven days — first with a sledge hammer and then with a pair of box cutters. 

The Garfield Avenue resident, whose name is being withheld to protect the identity of the victim is charged with aggravated assault, robbery, making terroristic threats, criminal mischief and weapons offenses related to a sledge hammer and box cutters, the criminal complaint says.