Man arrested on suspicion of assaulting an officer and possession of a knife at Peterborough shop

A man has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting a police officer and possession of a knife after an incident at a Peterborough shop.

Thursday, 12th April 2018, 2:47 pm
Updated Thursday, 12th April 2018, 2:51 pm
The Co-operative store at Southfields Drive, Stanground EMN-181004-151807009

Police were called to the Co-op in Lawson Avenue, Stanground at 12.30pm today (Thursday) after reports of shoplifting.

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A Cambridgeshire police spokesman said a man had been detained by three people, and a struggle followed.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of theft, theft of a motor vehicle, possession of a knife and assaulting an officer.