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Arrest for Assault with a Deadly Weapon


July 4, 2019

BLYTHE, Calif On Tuesday, July 2 at about 2:16 in the afternoon, Blythe Police Dispatch received a 911 call regarding a Domestic Violence incident in the 400 Block of Tesoro Lane where the man was reported to have a gun. At approximately 2:20 p.m. officers from the Blythe Police Department arrived and made contact with man inside his residence where he was found unarmed.

After officers spoke with the victim and several witnesses, the man, 46-year-old Blythe resident, Christopher Lynn Peters, was arrested and booked into the Blythe Jail for Domestic Violence and Assault with a Deadly Weapon.

There were no significant injuries reported in this incident.

Anyone with information regarding this case or any other case is urged to contact the Blythe Police Department at 922-6111 or they can give their information anonymously by calling Crime Stop at 921-CARE (2273) or by E-Mail at blythepd@cityofblythe.ca.gov.

Persons charged with a crime are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


Anyone with information regarding this case, or any other crime, is urged to contact Blythe Police Department at 922-6111, or they can give their information anonymously by calling Crime Stop at 921-CARE (2273) or by E-Mail.



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