Sault Ste. Marie Police made an arrest after a person with an ax was reported on the 300 block of East Balfour.
Police arrived in the area around 9 a.m. on Sept. 21 and found a person matching the description in the report.
The person was reportedly found to be carrying an ax and a knife in a backpack.
The police charged 29-year-old Jeffrey Humphries with:
- Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
- Possession of a weapon known to its possession is prohibited
- Possession of a weapon contrary to the prohibition order
- Failure to comply with the supervisory order – keep calm and be of good behaviour
- Breach of recognition
He was remanded in custody pending a bail hearing.