Police say a man who was caught causing mischief with a hockey stick in West Perth faces numerous charges.

Perth County OPP say they responded to a call around 7:30 last Thursday morning about the man causing mischief.

Officers arrived on the scene along with members of the OPP West Region Emergency Response Team and arrested the 36-year-old man from West Perth.

He faces charges including Mischief under $5 thousand, Uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm, and possession of meth.

He had a court appearance scheduled for last Friday in Stratford.