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Machete-wielding man attacks Oklahoma City resident

Two men in ski masks broke into a northwest Oklahoma City home, robbed the resident and assaulted him, police report. Officers arrested one man after the incident, but a second man escaped.
by Juliana Keeping Modified: October 2, 2013 at 10:23 pm •  Published: October 2, 2013

A machete-wielding robber and his accomplice broke into an Oklahoma City home, stole cash and bloodied the resident, police reported.

Daniel Steven Glen, 912 Patrick Drive, told police two men in ski masks kicked in his door about 12:50 a.m. Tuesday. One of the men had a machete and began assaulting him, Glen told police.

Two people who stopped by the house to visit were told to leave or Glen would be killed, police reported. The visitors left and flagged down officers on patrol in the area.

The man with a machete cut Glen's wrist and head. Glen told the robbers to take what they wanted and asked them to stop, but they continued beating him.

Two police officers arrived at the home and chased a man who fled, according to an incident report.

A police dog found the man at 900 N Andrews Drive, directly west of the home.

The robbers took cash, computers, wallets and other items. Some of the items were found under a vehicle in front of the residence.

Police arrested Quinton Alexander Kaniatobe, 20, of Oklahoma City, on complaints of assault with a dangerous weapon, burglary, robbery with a dangerous weapon, obstructing a police officer and attempting to elude a police officer.

The second man got away. He is described as white, about 5-foot-9 and 160 pounds, wearing a white checkered shirt and black pants.

The victim declined medical treatment, police reported. has disabled the comments for this article.
by Juliana Keeping
Enterprise Reporter
Juliana Keeping is on the enterprise reporting team for The Oklahoman and Keeping joined the staff of The Oklahoman in 2012. Prior to that time, she worked in the Chicago media at the SouthtownStar, winning a Peter Lisagor Award...
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