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Machete recovered after armed officers deployed

A machete has been recovered by officers called to reports of a man with a bladed weapon in a Stoke-on-Trent street.

Armed officers were dispatched to Knypersley Road in Norton at around 3.10pm yesterday (30 July).

The road was cordoned off for public safety while they made an assessment.

A property was searched and a machete was recovered.

Anyone with any information is asked to ring 101 quoting incident 444 of 30 July.

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