MIDDLESEX TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WHTM) — A man from Carlisle was arrested after he was allegedly chasing people with a machete.

According to police, on Thursday, Aug. 25, at around 4 a.m. police were dispatched to the Flying J Travel Center truck stop for a man with a machete chasing people.

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Once police arrived on the scene, they found the suspect, Joseph Hone, with the weapon. At that time, Hone resisted the police.

After a brief interaction Hone was taken into custody and charged with the following, according to court documents:

  • Six counts of terroristic threats
  • Six counts of simple assault
  • Six counts of disorderly conduct
  • One count of resisting arrest
  • One count of criminal mischief
  • Six counts of harassment

Hone is currently awaiting his preliminary arraignment.