Man alleged to have kicked a family member down a flight of stairs and threatened family members with a sword with children present.

A Lyons man was arrested in Sodus on Thursday following an investigation into a domestic violence incident.

According to Wayne County Sheriff’s deputies, Winston Sharpe, 20, entered the home of a family member to retrieve belongings when a fight occurred. Sharpe kicked a family member down a flight of stairs and threatened family members with a sword with children under the age of 17 nearby, according to deputies.

Sharpe was charged with second-degree harassment, second degree criminal trespass, fourth degree criminal possession of a weapon, second degree menacing and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

Sharpe was arraigned in the town of Gates and released on his own recognizance.

He is expected to appear in Town of Lyons Court at a later date.