Mooresville carjacker with hatchet taken into custody

A carjacker carrying a hatchet was arrested on Friday in Mooresville, authorities said.

Christopher Staton, 26, was found by police standing in his neighbors yard behind a Ford Mustang, which he admittedly said he was going to steal after being interviewed by officials.

Police initially received a call about a suspicious person with a hatchet walking down the street.

He faces multiple charges including breaking and entering.