Man arrested over threat claims

Bail was set at $5,000 for a 37-year-old man who was arrested for allegedly threatening another man with a machete in Kihei, police said.

William Allen, who gave no local address, was charged with first-degree terroristic threatening.

The victim reported seeing Allen and his girlfriend fighting shortly after 8 a.m. June 6. Afterward, Allen approached the victim with the machete, which he held in a threatening way, the victim told police.

Shortly afterward, officers arrested Allen at South Kihei and North Kihei roads.

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