'Very violent' drink driver in custody in Peterborough after being found carrying two knives

Two knives recovered from the man's person
Two knives recovered from the man's person

Police recovered two knives from a 'very violent' man arrested near Sawtry for drink driving this morning.

A 27-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of drink driving on the B1090 near Sawtry at about 12.30am today, Tuesday January 23.

Police tweeted: "Very violent male arrested for drink driving in Huntingdon at taser point."

A police spokesman confirmed a taser was not deployed but that the man remains in custody at Thorpe Wood Police Station in Peterborough.