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CRIME: Man 'threatened with knife' in a bar toilet in Maidstone

Wednesday 12th June 2019

A MAN was arrested after reports a person was threatened with a knife in a bar toilet in Maidstone.

During the early hours of Sunday, June 9, Kent Police were called to a premises in Market Buildings, where it is alleged the victim was approached shortly after midnight.

Security staff at the location detained the suspect until officers arrived at the scene. The man, aged 26 and from Wateringbury, was then arrested on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon and assault.

He was later released pending further investigation.