Home   Gravesend   News   Article

Arrest after man seen carrying knife in Gravesend town centre

Police arrested a man in Gravesend after reports of a man carrying a knife.

Officers stopped a man in Milton Road at 4.15pm on Wednesday, after a man was seen with a knife in the town centre.

Police stock image
Police stock image

Kent Police's Gravesham team tweeted that evening: "Male stopped and searched on Milton road by our Gravesend town centre team. A knife was found on the search, he has been arrested and is currently in custody for possession of offensive weapon."

It ha since been confirmed a 45-year-old man from Gravesend was arrested and he has been released pending further enquiries.

Read more: all the latest news from Gravesend.

Read more

More by this author

This website and its associated newspaper are members of the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO)

Close This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.Learn More