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Man caught with seven-inch blade in Norwich

PUBLISHED: 07:53 28 May 2019 | UPDATED: 11:10 28 May 2019

A man has been caught by police carrying a knife and drugs in Lawson Road, Norwich. Picture: Norfolk Constabulary

A man has been caught by police carrying a knife and drugs in Lawson Road, Norwich. Picture: Norfolk Constabulary

Norfolk Constabulary

A man has been caught carrying drugs and a blade more than half a foot long in Norwich.

Police seized the drugs and knife near Lawson Road on Monday evening.

A man was arrested at around 6.50pm and taken into police custody for being concerned in the supply of drugs and for possessing an offensive weapon.

A police spokesman said the drugs are yet to be tested.

Norwich police tweeted a photo of the knife which covers the length of a 30cm ruler, with the blade going just over seven inches.


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