An incident in which a sword was used in a threatening manner is being probed.

State police at Lehighton said James T. Nalesnik, 64, of Bowmanstown, is facing charges of terroristic threats for allegedly chasing George Anger, 49, also of Bowmanstown, with a sword and threatening him with bodily harm.

Troopers said the incident occurred in the area of 619 Ore St., Bowmanstown, about 10:40 p.m. on April 18.