Man seen with 'bladed article' at Tesco store

Tesco in Highcliffe <i>(Image: Newsquest)</i>
Tesco in Highcliffe (Image: Newsquest)

POLICE were called to reports of a man with a bladed article at a Tesco store.

Officers were called to the Tesco Express in Lymington Road in Highcliffe at 8.24pm on Friday, May 24.

It was reported a woman, who had entered the store with a man, had stolen items.

The man had reportedly been seen in possession of a bladed article.

A Dorset Police spokesperson said: “Officers attended and, following enquiries, a man was located, arrested and searched.

“No bladed article was found and he was subsequently de-arrested.”