Waterloo Regional Police say they seized a hatchet after arresting a man in downtown Cambridge on Thursday afternoon.
Police say officers were called to Main Street and Ainslie Street South in Galt for reports of a disturbance at around 2 p.m.
Police say a resident was allegedly threatened by someone with a hatchet.
They say officers arrested a man and seized a hatchet and some methamphetamine.
A 24-year-old Cambridge man is facing numerous charges including assault with a weapon, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, possession of suspected methamphetamine and breach of probation.