Knifeman 'cornered' in police dog chase

A man who was seen brandishing a knife while walking around Preston was apprehended following a police chase.

Monday, 14th May 2018, 5:37 pm
Updated Monday, 14th May 2018, 6:55 pm
PD Sirius. Picture from Lancs police

The man attempted to flee but was cornered by police officers and a police dog, PD Sirius.

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A spokesman said: "He refused to cooperate and continued to show aggression towards both police and members of the public. PD Sirius detained the male and the knife was recovered. A safe ending to what could have been a totally different outcome. Well done team."