Man arrested after allegedly pulling out gun, knife, at local restaurant

file photo. Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff Station.
A local man faces weapons charges after he allegedly pulled a gun and a knife out inside a Canyon Country restaurant Wednesday. Michael Lombardi, a 57-year-old man who works in security, was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, a firearm, shortly before 2:30 a.m. Wednesday. “Early Wednesday morning around 1:50 a.m., (Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s) deputies responded to a restaurant located on the 18200 block of Soledad Canyon Road, Canyon Country regarding an assault with a deadly weapon just occurred call,” Shirley Miller, spokeswoman for the SCV Sheriff’s Station said. “It was reported that there was a verbal altercation between the victim and the suspect,” she said. “The suspect allegedly pulled out a handgun and then a knife to the victim in a threatening manner.”. “Deputies located the suspect, 57-year-old Michael Lombardi, down the street in  a nearby parking lot and arrested him on felony assault with a deadly weapon charges,” Miller said. [email protected] 661-287-5527 On Twitter @jamesarthurholt