A routine traffic stop almost got violent on Friday afternoon in Durham.
West Grey Police say that shortly after 1pm police pulled over a vehicle along George Street.
According to police the driver got angry and allegedly grabbed an unspecified weapon and began to threaten police.
A release from West Grey Police say that officers were able to arrest the individual with no injuries.
The 47 year old Durham man was charged with Assault with a Weapon and Uttering Threats.
He has since been released and will appear on Walkerton Court on November 6th.