Police detain man seen running through Bury with a knife

A MAN seen running with a knife through Bury St Edmunds town centre was tracked by police using CCTV.

He was first spotted this afternoon by shop staff in King’s Road and was monitored along Parkway as police patrols flooded the area.

He was seen shedding clothes to change his appearance before being reported getting into a Peugeot car in Risbygate Street after which he was detained by police officers.

He was taken to Bury Police Investigation Centre for questioning.