Man in court over knife incident claims

It has been suggested the Met Police follow the example of Glasgow.
It has been suggested the Met Police follow the example of Glasgow.

A man is set to appear in court after reports of a knife being brandished.

Witnesses reported a heavy police presence in Burntisland on Saturday.

Police say there were reports of a knife being brandished, and that the incident resulted in a man being arrested.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “Police in Fife arrested and charged a 29-year-old man after a disturbance in Burntisland.

“The incident happened on Saturday, March 10.

“Officers were called to the High Street area around 9.30pm after reports of a man brandishing a knife.

“The man is scheduled to appear at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court today.”