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Attempted theft, stabbing lands Raleigh man in jail for Christmas

Posted December 28, 2015

— A Raleigh man was arrested on Christmas Eve for threatening a security officer at Crabtree Valley Mall with a knife.

Kwame Antonio Signal, 25, of 5708 Mial Plantation Road, faces charges of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, assault on a government officials and attempting to break into a motor vehicle.

According to the warrant for his arrest, Signal was trying to get into a red 2012 Toyota RAV4 in the mall parking lot when a Crabtree officer challenged him. Signal tried to stab the officer in the face, according to a witness.

Signal was jailed through the Christmas weekend on $125,000 bond.

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  • Tripp Weiland Dec 28, 2015
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    Heard right before the attempted stabbing
    "You're talking to me all wrong. It's the wrong tone. Do it again and I'll stab you in the face with a soldering iron". And I think his name was Clem.