Man with meat cleaver arrested after running around street in Friday 13th mask

A man wearing a Friday the 13th-style mask and wielding a knife has been arrested after terrifying people in Newquay.

Police were called to reports of a man in a horror mask running around the streets.

After the arrest, an officer shared a photo of the mask and cleaver-style blade on Twitter.

They said: ‘Imagine coming face to face with a person armed/wearing these.’

The arrest took place in the early hours of Saturday morning, Devon and Cornwall Police...
source: Metro

2019-06-16 13:47
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