MASON CITY | A Mason City was sentenced to 30 days in jail for threatening a woman with a knife.
John Casmere Kurzawa, 47, was living in the 700 block of North Delaware Avenue when he threatened a known woman with a knife and said he was going to kill her. The incident occurred at around 12:06 a.m. on Dec. 6, according to court documents.
Kurzawa had previously been convicted of domestic assault this past June, police said. Along with jail time, his sentence included a $625 suspended fine, and a no-contact order was filed the day of the incident.
Kurzawa was sentenced Jan. 5, according to court records.
— Steve Bohnel