Police arrested a man in Eastwood in the early hours of this morning (Sunday 3 March 2019), following reports of a man threatening staff and members of the public inside a takeaway restaurant with a knife.
Nottinghamshire Police were called just before 1.40am to a report of a man walking along Main Street, Eastwood carrying a kitchen knife. Subsequent reports were made from concerned members of the public about threats which had been made to bystanders and staff inside a takeaway in Mansfield Road, Eastwood.
Officers arrived at the scene and were soon able to locate and arrest a 35-year old man at a nearby property. He was arrested on suspicion of affray. The man remains in police custody this morning as officers continue their enquiries.
Anyone who saw the man in similar circumstances or who has any other information about the incident is asked to call Nottinghamshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 65 of 3 March 2019.