Tip from public leads to arrest in Banbury for knife possession

A tip from the public helped Thames Valley Police make an arrest in Banbury for knife possession this morning, Thursday November 18.

Thursday, 18th November 2021, 3:23 pm

TVP Banbury officers arrested a 20-year-old man from Banbury in response to a tip from the public reporting a male causing a disturbance in Merton Street, Banbury.

Police responded to the incident with assistance from the Hampshire and Thames Valley Police Armed Response Unit.

Police arrested the man for possession of a bladed article and suspicion of being concerned in the supply of drugs. A knife was seized by officers.

A tip from the public helped Thames Valley Police make an arrest in Banbury for knife possession this morning, Thursday November 18.