PEARLAND, Texas — A man was arrested after he allegedly threatened to stab community activist Quanell X on Monday, KPRC Local 2 reported.
Pearland police said Hunter Martin Ratliff started an argument with Quanell X as he worked out at the 24-Hour Fitness in the 10000 block of F.M. 518 at about 9:30 a.m.
Ratliff made comments that made Quanell X feel threatened and pulled out an open pocketknife, investigators said.
Police said Ratliff, 31, was arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat.
“No injuries occurred and the suspect has been taken into custody without incident,” Sgt. Roy Castillo said.
If found guilty, Ratliff could face up to 180 days in jail and up to a $2,000 fin