A Brownville teen has been accused of threatening his sister with an ax during an argument on Sunday afternoon at his home.
Ruben A. Sierra, 16, of 23002 Timmerman Rd., Brownville, was charged by Jefferson County Sheriffs deputies with second-degree menacing. Deputies said he threatened his 22-year-old half-sister with a wood splitting ax during a domestic incident.
He was arraigned in Brownville Town Court and released on his own recognizance. He was ordered to appear in court on July 11.