Man Arrested For Possession Of Knife

February 18, 2021 | 1 Comment

A motorcycle rider who was stopped in Paget was arrested after being found to have a “knife with an approximately seven-inch blade in his possession” and “could not give a lawful reason for having the knife.”

A police spokesperson said, “At approximately 10:30am on Wednesday 17th February, 2021 police officers were on mobile patrol on Ord Road when they observed a motorcycle overtaking on the left side of a line of traffic.

“The rider was stopped and checks revealed he had outstanding warrants.

“He was arrested and conveyed to Hamilton Police Station.

“A subsequent search revealed he had a knife with an approximately seven-inch blade in his possession.

“When questioned, the suspect could not give a lawful reason for having the knife and was informed he could be charged for being in possession of a sharply pointed bladed article in a public place.

“A court appearance is anticipated in due course.”

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  1. sage says:

    An hour after two girls were robbed in Paget?

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