Police responded after they got reports from members of the public about a man chasing two other men with a knife in Old Trafford.
The incident occurred on Seymour Grove in Old Trafford during the evening of 27 February 2021.
No reports of anyone being injured.
GMP Stretford tweeted about the incident and also revealed the two men being chased were homeless and apparently taking drugs.
Police have detained a man for the offence of affray, this offence carries a maximum of 3-years behind bars.