Two men found with a knife in Hartlepool after police stop and search

Two men have been charged with the possession of a blade after a stop and search.

Thursday, 14th November 2019, 12:01 pm
Updated Saturday, 16th November 2019, 9:12 pm
Two men will appear in Teesside Magistrates Court after being charged with possession of a blade in a public space.

Two men have been charged with the possession of a blade in a public space which allegedly took place on Station Lane in Hartlepool, at 12.20pm on Wednesday, November 13.

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A stop and search was performed by Cleveland Police, which resulted in a lock knife being found.

Two men, aged 30 and 35 were arrested and later charged. They will appear at Teesside Magistrates Court in due time.