Knife-throwing skills aside, man arrested on warrants

Knife-throwing skills aside, man arrested on warrants

CORVALLIS, Ore. - Police captured a fugitive found practicing his knife-throwing skills near a credit union drive-through on Sunday.

Corvallis Police arrested Drew William Phillips, 23, on Sunday on warrants out of Albany.

Police responded to the commercial district near NW 9th Street and NW Spruce Avenue around 5:30 p.m. Sunday to a report of a man throwing a knife at trees.

The officer contacted Phillips, who told police he was practicing his knife-throwing skills with a 3.5-inch fixed blade knife.

Phillips had 7 warrants out for his arrest. He was arrested and booked into jail.