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Acworth man arrested for domestic knife assault
Michael Garland Dixon
Michael Garland Dixon

Forsyth County authorities have arrested a 28-year-old man from Acworth for allegedly using a knife to threaten his ex-girlfriend. 

According Deputy Jenny Belafi, spokeswoman for the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office, Michael Garland Dixon was arrested Saturday at 11:40 a.m. at a residence in north Forsyth. 

Belafi said that that Dixon has been charged with aggravated assault with a knife and criminal trespass and was taken to the Forsyth County Jail. 

Dixon is currently being held under a bond of $12,285.