Two men arrested for carrying these knives in Preston

Posted on - 5th August, 2017 - 10:50am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Preston City Centre, Preston News
Police posted a picture of the knives recovered on social media
Police posted a picture on social media of the knives recovered

Two men have been intercepted carrying these knives on Preston’s streets.


Preston Police and British Transport Police made the arrests at Preston Railway Station on Saturday (5 August) morning.

The blades were discovered being carried by two men – who are now in custody.

No further details are known about the men.

It follows Lancashire Police’s knife amnesty – aiming to get blades off the city’s streets.

Read more: Man attacked during Preston railway station disagreement

Officers also uncovered a number of drugs being carried by the men.

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