A dispute in the town of Union resulted in the arrest of a man who was accused of threatening someone with a hatchet.

Authorities say 59-year-old Kenneth Pruyne of June Street was charged with second-degree menacing.

According to state police, Pruyne allegedly threatened another man while holding onto a hatchet hammer over his head.

Investigators say Pruyne was arrested Tuesday.

Pruyne was arraigned in Union town court and released without bail.