The UK's fastest-growing regional news network
°C | 15°C
17°C | 10°C
18°C | 10°C
See the full forecast for your area.
Sponsored by Britelite.
Home Kent News Article
Armed police were called to an area of Margate after reports of a man brandishing a sword.
Armed officers, police and ambulance crews were on the scene at Athelstan Road, Cliftonville, at 1.50pm on Saturday.
The man then injured himself trying to climb in a window of a property in Northdown Road, Cliftonville.
Initial reports had suggested it was a stabbing incident.
The man was arrested on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon and taken to hospital. His injuries are not thought to be serious.
Click here for more news from Kent.
Click here for more news from around the county.