Man charged after machete incident in Sheffield street
A man who allegedly brandished a machete in front of a car full of people in a Sheffield street has been charged with a string of offences.
Boe Mayfield, aged 30, of Martin Street, Netherthorpe, was due to appear before Sheffield Magistrates’ Court this morning.
He has been charged with attempted robbery, common assault and threatening a person with a bladed article following an incident on Weston Street, Netherthorpe, on Sunday.
South Yorkshire Police said oficers were called to the scene after reports of a man brandishing a machete at a group of people sat in their car.
Mayfield has also been charged with possession of cannabis.