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Reports people ‘threatened with a petrol bomb and knife’ in Kirkby-in-Ashfield

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People in Kirkby-in-Ashfield were reported to have been threatened with a petrol bomb and knife. It’s alleged that a man was seen shouting at people and holding an unlit Molotov cocktail as well as a knife.

The incident was reported in Urban Road on Saturday, March 12. Nottinghamshire Police said they seized the remains of a smashed petrol bomb.

A man has been charged in connection with the incident. Andrew Freeman, 60, of Urban Road in Kirkby-in-Ashfield, has been charged with possession of a bladed article and possession of a weapon.

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Freeman has been remanded in police custody to appear at Nottingham Crown Court on March 22, 2022. Detective Sergeant Andrea Brown, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “There is absolutely no excuse for anyone to ever carry or be in possession of a petrol bomb.

“For obvious reasons, items of this nature can pose a substantial risk to anyone they come into contact with. Our officers have now seized this item and a man has been charged in connection with this incident. The investigation remains ongoing.”

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