A man was due to appear at Hamilton Sheriff Court following an alleged break-in at a Village church.
Police were called to West Kirk after a report by a member of the public on Thursday, April 5.
The man is alleged to have brandished a metal pole at cops trying to disarm and arrest him.
It is also alleged he was in possession of a lock-back knife.
A 43-year-old was due to appear in court this week.