Man arrested in Yarmouth after threatening people with a weight tied to a rope

A man in his 40s was arrested and charged with possessing an offensive weapon in public. Photo: Twit

A man in his 40s was arrested and charged with possessing an offensive weapon in public. Photo: Twitter/@GYarmouthPolice - Credit: Archant

A man who was seen threatening people with a weight tied to a rope was arrested in Great Yarmouth last night.

https://twitter.com/GYarmouthPolice/status/730876127338766341

The man in his 40s was charged with possessing an offensive weapon in a public place after a concerned member of the public called the police just before 9.30pm yesterday.

Police officers arrested the man in York Road, Yarmouth was held in custody at the Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre overnight.


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