Arrest over knives outside courthouse

A man spotted playing with a knife outside Dunedin's courthouse was arrested yesterday.

The 35-year-old man was arrested at 10.30am after being seen with a knife on Dunbar St, Acting Senior Sergeant Anthony Bond said.

After he was arrested and searched, police found a craft knife and a red switchblade.

''He was warned and the knives have been sent for destruction.''



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