Police seize large knife from 14-year-old boy in Pirates Cove Play Area in Lee-On-The-Solent

POLICE have seized a large knife from a teenager at a play area in Lee-On-The-Solent.

Thursday, 20th May 2021, 5:23 pm

Officers were called to Pirates Cove Play Area after several reports of a youth in possession of a large blade at 6.23pm on Wednesday evening.

Attending officers searched a 14-year-old boy at the scene and uncovered a large knife.

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Police have found a knife after searching a teenager in a popular play area in the borough of Gosport. Stock picture: Ian Hargreaves (310519-11)

A spokeswoman from Hampshire Constabulary said: ‘The investigation is ongoing and the boy will be interviewed by police.’

The boy was not placed under arrest and will be interviewed under caution, according to the spokeswoman.

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