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Police respond to reports of man with knife in Barleythorpe Road, Oakham




A man has been arrested on suspicion of carrying a knife in Oakham.

Police officers were called to reports of a man seen holding a blade in Barleythorpe Road at around 2.15pm on Wednesday, June 24.

Police officers responded to reports of a man with a knife in Oakham. Stock image
Police officers responded to reports of a man with a knife in Oakham. Stock image

A spokesman for Leicestershire Police said: "An 18-year-old man was subsequently located nearby and arrested on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon. He has since been released pending further enquiries."


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