Fired man arrested after allegedly holding a box cutter to another employee's throat

Tevita Pehoko

A worker at The Highlands was arrested for malicious assault after he was fired and allegedly held a box cutter to another employee's throat.

Ohio County Sheriff Tom Howard says the incident happened Thursday morning.

Tevita Pehoko was then arrested in Marshall County while he was traveling home.

Pehoko is being held in the Northern Regional Jail on $100,000 bond.

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