An Irishman was forced to make his own pêté after a man stole it and threatened him.
The incident took place at a hotel in Newbridge, Co Wicklow, on Saturday.
The hotel manager contacted the gardaí after hearing a disturbance and reports of a man wearing a mask and carrying a weapon at around 10.30pm.
He then called the gardai.
The man was then arrested and the incident was reported to gardai in the city.The Gardaí said the man in question was later arrested at his home.
He has been charged with theft of property and threatening the public.