MADERA (CBS13) – Police in Madera say a man was arrested after citizens reported him trying to intimidate people.
The incident happened a little before 5 p.m. Sunday, according to the Madera Police Department.READ MORE: Scott Peterson Set To Be Re-Sentenced For Murder Of Pregnant Wife
Police say someone called to report that man near 6th Street and Vineyard Avenue was intimidating and flashing gang signs at people passing by. The caller reported that the man had a tattoo on his face.READ MORE: Person, Cat Rescued From Citrus Heights Apartment Fire
At the scene, officers confronted 22-year-old Peter Hernandez and found that he had a machete hidden down the back of his pants.MORE NEWS: Deputies Searching For Home Invasion Robber Who Targeted Mountain House Residence
Hernandez was arrested. He has since been booked at Madera County Jail and is facing weapons violations.