VIDEO: Firefighters came face to face with a man holding a machete during an early Thursday morning house fire call.
Police said crews were called out around 3 a.m. for a fire at Crestview Terrace. Firefighters found 51-year-old Edwin Aviles outside the home carrying a knife and a machete.
According to police, the man seemed to be suffering from mental health issues, and refused to drop the weapons.
– PUB DATE: 10/25/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: WBZ-TV CBS 4 Boston
Source: SEAFC National Fire News