Man in court on knife charge

A MAN has appeared before Scarborough magistrates charged with being in possession of an eight-inch kitchen knife.

Neijus Navickas, 21, of Commercial Street, Norton, is alleged to have committed the offence in Norton on August 6.

He did not enter a plea during the hearing at Scarborough Magistrates’ Court.

Magistrates directed that the case would be sent to York Crown Court.

Navickas was granted unconditional bail to appear at Scarborough Magistrates’ Court on November 4 for committal proceedings.