Teenage girl arrested after reports of knife being waved in city park
PUBLISHED: 11:46 28 March 2019 | UPDATED: 14:58 28 March 2019
A teenager has been arrested after reports of a knife being waved at a group of girls.
The incident took place between 6pm and 7pm on Monday, March 25 at Eaton Park in Norwich.
A 17-year-old has been charged with assault, possession of a bladed weapon and affray.
A police spokesman said: “No-one was stabbed but it appears that a scuffle broke out and two girls sustained cuts to their hands.
“A girl was arrested after reports that she had been waving a knife at a group of other girls.
“The 17-year-old will be appearing at Norwich Youth Court on April 9.”
The arrest comes after an Old Catton teen was stabbed and stomped on in a gang attack.
The 16-year-old was knifed in the back following a fight involving 10 youths in Mountbatten Drive, Old Catton.
He sustained a fractured skull and puncture wounds to his head, arm, back and hand in the attack, which happened at about 9.30pm on Friday, March 22.