It all began around 4 p.m. on the 300 block of Camerton Lane in Townsend.
Police say multiple people were stabbed at that location.
Then, a short time later, the suspect was taken into custody after a crash in the area of Route 896 and Bethel Church Road in Summit Bridge.
There was a reported pursuit when the suspect was apprehended. Several vehicles were involved in the crash.
This incident remains under investigation.