Han Sol Lee, 22, of Grasmere Avenue, faces charged after waving a large kitchen knife at passing cars on the Post Road and chopping at the ground about 8 p.m. Tuesday, police said.

After receiving several calls from motorists, officers found Lee walking down Grasmere Avenue, both hands behind his back. On orders from police, Lee dropped the knife. He was charged with breach of peace and released on a promise to appear May 1 in Bridgeport Superior Court.

Lee was taken to St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport for evaluation.