Man wielding samurai sword arrested in town centre

The Samurai Sword recovered by police
The Samurai Sword recovered by police

A man has been arrested after being found in possession of a samurai sword in Wisbech town centre today.

Police were called at 9.19am today, Wednesday October 26, to reports of a man with a knife in Falcon Road, Wisbech.

Officers attended the scene and arrested a man in his 30s from Wisbech on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon.

He is currently in custody in King’s Lynn.