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Man with knuckle duster arrested for breaching court order

PUBLISHED: 09:06 31 March 2019 | UPDATED: 09:07 31 March 2019

A man in possession of a knuckle duster was arrested in Dereham yesterday. Photo: Breckland Police

A man in possession of a knuckle duster was arrested in Dereham yesterday. Photo: Breckland Police

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A man with a knuckle duster was arrested in mid Norfolk yesterday for breaching a non-molestation order.

The man was arrested in Dereham at 1.32pm on Saturday, March 30, for breaching the order, and was also found to have a knuckle duster in his possession.

He has been charged with breach of a non-molestation order and possession of an offensive weapon and will appear at King’s Lynn Magistrates’ Court on Friday, April 26.

A Breckland police spokesperson said: “The male was arrested in Dereham at 13.32hrs by Sgt 3021 Howes.

“The male has been charged with Breach of A Non-Molestation Order & Possession of an Offensive Weapon.

He has been bailed to appear at Kings Lynn Mags Court on April 26.”

Police shared the news of the arrest in a tweet at 8.22am on Sunday, March 31, and shared an image of the knuckle duster found in the man’s possession.


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