Man armed with machete and axe charged in Kingaroy

A KINGAROY man will face court tomorrow after allegedly entering a property armed with an axe and machete.

Police will allege the man entered the front yard of a Railway Tce property around 12.50pm today.

He was witnessed by residents, allegedly holding an axe and a machete.

When challenged by the residents, the man allegedly fled along Gladys St and was located a short time later on Kingaroy St.

Police found the weapons nearby.

The 32-year-old man has been charged with going armed so as to cause fear, assault and trespass.

He is due to appear in Kingaroy Magistrates Court tomorrow.

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