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Fierce dispute over the closure of the back door leads to arrest | Local news

An ongoing dispute between two roommates over keeping the back door of their home closed to prevent cold air from escaping culminated in the arrest of one of the men early Saturday.

Richard Erwin Smith, 69, of Roswell, was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, according to a criminal complaint filed Monday in Chaves County District Court.