Just before 2:00 p.m., witnesses said that the man was "acting erratically" and sharpening

the knife at the Minerals Hotel pool bar. This prompted the contact of police

It also appears that he disclosed his PTSD to a worker.

Township police reported that the first officer on the scene located him and evacuated the area.

They added that backups from nearby towns and an off-duty policeman soon joined him.

According to a police release, the individual initially resisted being asked to comply