Saturday around 4pm, Taylorsville Police responded to Emergency Street involving a domestic dispute. 28 year old Parker James Martin was holding a hatchet when the officer arrived. Martin complied and dropped the weapon when so ordered by the officer.
Martin was charged with carrying a concealed weapon and resisting a public officer. The suspect was placed in the Alexander County Detention Center under a $2,000 secured bond. Martin is scheduled to appear in court on June 5th.