Detectives investigating an aggravated burglary in Leighton, near Crewe, have charged a 41-year-old man in connection with the incident.
Lee Moss was arrested at his home in Ardene Avenue, Crewe, at around 10pm yesterday, Thursday 5 September.
He has subsequently been charged with aggravated burglary.
The charge relates to an incident which occurred in Bodnant Close, Leighton, at around 9.15pm on Wednesday 28 August.
It saw a homeowner threatened at knifepoint and have cash and a mobile phone stolen by a man who had knocked on his door claiming to be a takeaway deliverer.
Moss appeared at Crewe Magistrates’ Court on Friday 6 September.
He was remanded in custody and is set to appear at Chester Crown Court on Friday 4 October.