Man arrested after knife found by police during stop and search at Blackburn railway station

A man was arrested after a knife was uncovered by police during a stop and search at Blackburn railway station.

By Sean Gleaves
Wednesday, 11th May 2022, 2:55 pm
Updated Wednesday, 11th May 2022, 2:56 pm

Officers patrolling Blackburn railway station came across a 20-year old man who appeared to be under the influence of drugs on Tuesday (May 10).

They conducted a stop and search where they found he was in possession of a knife.

"He was arrested, charged, and remanded in custody for court tomorrow [May 11],” a spokesman for British Transport Police said.

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A man was arrested after he was found in possession of a knife at Blackburn railway station. (Credit: Google)