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.