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Teenager charged with knife offences after threatening man and boy

PUBLISHED: 11:23 01 May 2018 | UPDATED: 11:23 01 May 2018

A teenager has been charged with knife offences after an altercation on Green Fleet Drive in Oulton. Picture: Google

A teenager has been charged with knife offences after an altercation on Green Fleet Drive in Oulton. Picture: Google

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A teenager has been charged after trouble flared in an altercation that saw two people threatened with a knife.

Police were called about 6.20pm on Sunday, April 22, to reports of an altercation on Green Fleet Drive in Oulton involving an offender in possession of a knife who was making threats towards a teenage boy and a man.

Officers attended and arrested the offending teenage boy; nobody was injured as a result of the incident.

The 16-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was later charged with possession of a knife in a public place and using threatening/abusive behaviour.

He was also charged with possession of a knife in a public place and using threatening/abusive behaviour in connection with a second incident that took place at Bloomsbury Close in Oulton. The incident on Friday, April 6, saw a man threatened with a knife.

The teenager has been remanded in youth detention to appear at Norwich Magistrates Court on May 15.


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