Thankfully, no one was hurt as the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office noted that the couple was able to get the hatchet out of his hands.
The 22-year-old was reportedly looking for his girlfriend when he entered an unlocked house in Los Angeles at the weekend.
The homeowners and their children were home at the time of the harrowing intrusion and luckily no one was harmed.More news: Discovery To Feature Trek's First Non-Binary and Transgender Characters
NBC Los Angeles reports that Hawk is now in custody on the assault charge with a bail of $105,000.
Reports say he was looking for his girlfriend. After he made his way into the home, someone apparently screamed for help and others in the residence tackled and disarmed him.
For the second, he faces two felony accounts of assault with a deadly weapon.
Police report that the alleged attack took place while the rapper was out on bail for another arrest in Orange County.More news: Google Maps Using AI ML Models to Estimate Travel Time
The rapper is now in custody on $105,000 bail and will be appearing at the Van Nuys Courthouse on Friday.
"Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)" was a social media phenomenon in 2015, and peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100.
"I had been asking Bolo to produce the song for me for about three months, and he didn't think it was going to be anything, but when we did the song and dropped it on SoundCloud, it took off", he said, per entertainment website AcesShowbiz. He sits among the esteemed list of rappers who have the most-viewed hip-hop videos in the world, with now over 1.7 billion views for "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)".
Hawk released an album, "Fresh Outta High School", in 2018.More news: A new No Time To Die trailer has been released