Man Arrested and Knife Recovered in Stockton

In the early hours of this morning, CCTV belonging to Stockton Council monitored a man acting suspiciously in the high street and it is believed he was in possession of a weapon.

Officers attended the scene and a 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of being in the possession of a weapon on Dovecot Street at around 03:50am.

A knife was recovered from the scene and the man remains in custody as enquiries are ongoing.