Security guard stops man with knife at Scarborough supermarket

Police were called after a man with a knife was stopped in a Scarborough supermarket.

By Sarah Fitton
Monday, 15th March 2021, 1:41 pm
Scarborough's main Tesco, on Westwood.
Scarborough's main Tesco, on Westwood.

A security guard for Tesco on Westwood apprehended the man at around 6.30pm on Tuesday.

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A Tesco spokesperson said: “A customer carrying a knife was stopped by our security guard and the police were called. We are assisting them with their enquiries.”

Anyone with information should call police via 101 or Crimestoppers, where information can be passed on anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.