BLOOMFIELD, NJ -  A Union NJ man faces charges of Aggravated Assault, Possession of a Weapon for Unlawful Purpose and Unlawful Possession of a Weapon after chasing another man with a machete following a road rage incident. 

On July 3, Bloomfield police were  dispatched to 18 Ward Street on a male armed with a machete chasing another male. According to witness, Christopher Pompey age 46 of Union NJ exited his vehicle and pulled out a machete and chased the male victim. The chase followed a road rage incident.

No injuries were reported and the machete was recovered at the scene by police.