Police arrest man ‘making threats with a machete’
POLICE have made an arrest after a report of a man with a machete in Carmarthenshire.
Police officers were called to a house in Llanelli last Tuesday afternoon after receiving a report that a man was making threats.
A man was arrested following the incident, which allegedly happened at a house in Waterloo Street in the town centre, and then detained under the Mental Health Act.
A spokeswoman for Dyfed-Powys Police said: “We received a report of a man with a weapon making threats at a private property in Waterloo Street, Llanelli, at around 12.30pm on Tuesday, October 23.”
She said a machete was seized and a man arrested on suspicion of affray and detained under the mental health act.
“He has been released from police custody under investigation.”
Nobody was injured in the incident.
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