A Sylvan Beach man has been arrested for allegedly threatening a neighbor with a chainsaw.

It happened at a residence on Pleasant Avenue in the Village of Sylvan Beach.

State Police say 59-year-old Daniel Waller damaged a vehicle with a chainsaw and threatened to kill the homeowner.

Troopers tried to take Waller into custody and had to tase him when he resisted arrest

Waller is facing charges including menacing, criminal mischief, resisting arrest and criminal possession of a weapon.

State Police have been called to deal with Waller on four separate occasions since Saturday.

Waller is a registered sex offender in New York.

He was transported to Oneida County Jail where he was arraigned and released on his own recognizance.

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