Bond denied for Milton man who threatened to "kill them all"
SANTA ROSA COUNTY, Fla. (WEAR) —
Bond has been denied for a Milton man arrested in a domestic violence case.
According to an arrest report, Demmy Pitts “swung a knife” at his girlfriend while her son was standing next to her.
The report states Pitts and his girlfriend had gotten into an argument at a home located on the 10000 block of West Lake Road in Milton.
When she returned, the arrest report states he attempted to stab her with a knife and forced her and two children inside a bedroom, and threaten them with a gun stuffed in his sock. The 13-year-old told deputies “Demmy said he was going to kill them all”, according to the report.
A 13-year-old boy and a 3-year-old managed to escape through a window. The 13-year-old told a neighbor he could not call 911 or Demmy would kill him the report said.
Later in the report deputies learned the “gun” was a plastic object.
Pitts was arrested aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, battery, two counts of kidnapping/false imprisonment and obstructing of justice/intimidating or threatening a witness.