A man staying in Tent City, a homeless camping area on Southeast 16th Avenue, was arrested Monday night after he was accused of charging at a woman with an ax.
According to a Gainesville Police Department arrest report, Ricky B. Griffis, 44, and the victim got into an argument after the woman made a joke about his body odor.
The woman was drying herself off when Griffis allegedly charged toward her with an ax.
Another resident at Tent City pulled out a machete to scare him off, the report stated.
Mug of stinky here: