Man charged after brandishing a chainsaw in Beccles bar

Police have made two arrests and seized drugs after being called to a property in Norwich. Picture:

Police have made two arrests and seized drugs after being called to a property in Norwich. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2016

A 39-year-old man has been charged with affray after he entered a Beccles bar brandishing a chainsaw.

Mark Jones, of London Road South, Lowestoft, was arrested after police were called to The Kings Head Hotel in New Market on Saturday, December 10, following reports that he was at the premises with the weapon.

He answered bail at Great Yarmouth police investigation centre on December 21, where he was re-bailed until Friday and then charged.

He will appear at Great Yarmouth Magistrates Court on February 22.


You may also want to watch:


Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus