Attacking another person with a weapon by force or threat of coercion without their accord or any legal justification is ‘Assault with a weapon.’
Assault with a Weapon is an extensive criminal offence category. It also includes ‘Begging for money’ while carrying a weapon. For instance, the crime of assault with a weapon is where a person uses a weapon as a tool with respect to the force.
Assault with a weapon includes waving a knife in the direction of a person, pointing a firearm, or striking another individual with an object and so on. Even a threat of using a weapon is an offence conceivably punishable by imprisonment.