Peterborough man arrested by armed police for carrying knife in city centre

A Peterborough man has been charged with carrying a knife in the city at the weekend.

Airidas Brinklys (20) was arrested yesterday (Sunday) by armed police at about 1am in Northminster.

Armed police

Armed police

Brinklys, of Deanscroft, Peterborough, has since been charged with possessing a knife in a public place and released on bail to appear at Peterborough Magistrates’ Court on November 28.