Man arrested in St. Nicholas, P.E.I. jumping in front of vehicles, wielding a hatchet

St. Nicholas, Prince Edward Island – On Tuesday, June 16th at approximately 11:54 a.m., Prince District RCMP received a complaint of a man jumping in front of vehicles wielding a hatchet on Route 11 in the St. Nicholas area.

The man was identified and safely arrested by officers a short time later. He is being held in custody and facing several charges.

Man arrested in St. Nicholas, P.E.I. after jumping in front of vehicles wielding a hatchet
(File Photo) Man arrested in St. Nicholas, P.E.I. after jumping in front of vehicles wielding a hatchet

The investigation is still ongoing. Some vehicles were damaged by the suspect and police are asking anyone that may have damage to their vehicle as a result of the incident or anyone who may have witnessed the event, to contact the East Prince RCMP at 902-436-9300.

Prince District RCMP



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