Man arrested on weapon charge

A 23-year-old man was arrested Friday for alleged driving
and weapon offences following an incident in the West Bay area.

At about 4.30am police officers from the West Bay station
were carrying out traffic checks in the Leslor Manor area and saw a black Honda
travelling at 62mph in a 25mph limit.

The officers stopped the car and arrested the driver on
suspicion of dangerous driving.

The driver was taken to West Bay Police Station where
officers said he was found to be in possession of a ratchet knife.

He was then arrested for possession of a prohibited
weapon and detained at the West Bay Police Station.