Knife pulled in row at Kettering shop

Police blocked the road after the incident yesterday

By Sam Wildman
Wednesday, 3rd June 2020, 1:52 pm
Updated Wednesday, 3rd June 2020, 1:54 pm
Police were called to the scene.
Police were called to the scene.

A kitchen knife was pulled during an altercation at a newsagent's in Kettering yesterday.

There was a police presence at Roops Newsagent in Mill Road after the incident between 3.30pm and 3.45pm.

A physical altercation between two people resulted in one pulling a kitchen knife out on the other.

Police made arrests after attending the incident and blocked the road, seizing drugs.

A 17-year-old Kettering boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with possession of class A drugs with intent to supply in connection with the offence.

He has also been arrested on suspicion of affray, a police spokesman said:

A 22-year-old man was given a caution for possessing cannabis.