Man released after arrest over weapon suspicion in Peterborough

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A man arrested in Peterborough on suspicion of having a weapon in a public place has been released without charge.

Officers were called to Craig Street off Lincoln Road at 2.50pm yesterday (Thursday) to reports of a suspicious incident.

A 25-year-old man from Peterborough was arrested on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon.

This morning a police spokeswoman said the man had been released with no further action to be taken.

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