CORALVILLE, Iowa — A man in eastern Iowa has been accused of attempting to attack his roommate with steak knives.

The Iowa City Press-Citizenreports Mark Stewart of Coralville was in a physical fight Sunday night with his roommate and allegedly grabbed two steak knives. A criminal complaint says a second roommate intervened and Stewart put the knives down.

The 52-year-old Stewart was arrested. He faces one charge of assault with the use or display of a weapon.

He remains in the Johnson County Jail on $5,000 cash bond.

Online records do not list an attorney for Stewart.

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This is an outrage! We need to have a ban on knives! There is no need for someone to have steak knives!

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