Young man arrested in Dursley after knife incident

POLICE arrested a young man on suspicion of carrying a knife in Dursley this afternoon.

Following an incident in the town, police were called and it appears the suspect made off.

In a tweet, officers said the individual then happened to pass in front of the town’s police station in Kingshill Road as he tried to escape.

“He was detained for a search, the knife was located and he was arrested,” said the tweet.

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