Boy, 15, admits having large knife in Burton Latimer

A 15-year-old boy has admitted carrying a weapon in public.

The boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was caught with a large knife in Park Road in Burton Latimer on February 13.

Northampton Magistrates' Court.

Northampton Magistrates' Court.

He admitted possessing the weapon at Northampton Magistrates' Court and was given a youth rehabilitation order.

It means he must participate in juvenile work with a youth offending team for eight days.

Magistrates also deprived him of the knife.