Man arrested 
for possession 
of a Stanley 
knife in the 
city centre


Just before 8pm on Thursday June 11 CCTV operators received a police report of two males making their way to Lisburn city centre , one having been seen to be concealing a Stanley knife.

CCTV staff were able to identify the males from footage and police were informed.

A description of the pair was circulated and a CityWatch member reported via radio link that the two males were leaving a store and making their way onto Bow Street.

Police were informed and directed to the males who were then stopped.

Both males were searched and a Stanley Knife was recovered from one of the males who was then arrested for possession of an item with a blade or point.