Man charged with possession of bladed article

NORTH LINCOLNSHIRE

11 Oct 2021

A man has been charged after an incident in Scunthorpe on Friday 8 October.

Witnesses spotted a man cycling through Rowland Road Park brandishing a long, bladed item. The male was safely detained by armed response officers shortly after.

A 29-year-old man has been charged with possession of a bladed article and remanded for court today (11 October).

We would like to thank the witnesses for their diligence and response, which allowed us to act quickly.