BLOOMFIELD NJ - Bloomfield Police confirm that an 18 year old male, who reportedly threatened another male with an axe, is now in police custody. No injuries are reported. 

Breaking News Network (BNN) originally reported that a male was "chasing people in the street in the street." Their report stated that the suspect was believed to be high on an unknown CDS. EMS was called to the scene.

According to Bloomfield Police, a 17 year old male and an 18 year old male had a verbal argument. The older male retrieved an axe from behind a building. 

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Bloomfield Police have the suspect in custody and are speaking with the victim.

At press time the police were not able to confirm reports of CDS use. They did confirm that there were no injuries.  

This is a developing story and more details will be reported once known. is an online newspaper serving the Township of Bloomfield. Sign up for our FREE daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and Twitter @BloomfieldTAP.