Armed police called to city street after reports of man with knife

Bowthorpe Road in Norwich

Armed police were called to Bowthorpe Road in Norwich. - Credit: Google

A man has been arrested after armed police were called to a street in Norwich.

Officers were called to Bowthorpe Road at 12.45pm on Thursday, February 17, after reports of a man with a knife.

Armed units attended the scene and did a search of the area.

A man in his 40s was arrested and officers seized a knife.

The man was taken into police custody for questioning.

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