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Iowa City knife attack was due to music playing

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

A man is accused of holding someone at knifepoint -- all over a disagreement about music.

Iowa City police arrested 63-year-old Terrill Wiges early Monday morning.

Witnesses say Wiges threatened to kill his neighbor because of the music he was playing, and held a knife to that person's throat.

According to court documents, Wiges asked the victim if he was ready to die. He then threw the victim's phone.

Wiges is charged with assault while displaying a dangerous weapon and going armed with intent.

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