Man arrested after brandishing sword in Burnley town centre

A man was arrested in Burnley town centre after brandishing this sword
A man was arrested in Burnley town centre after brandishing this sword
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A man was arrested after police spotted him brandishing a sword in Burnley town centre last night.

Police are due to interview him this morning.

He was arrested holding this large, antique style weapon.

Officers made the arrest after a pursuit with a stolen vehicle led it to being stopped and both occupants arrested.

Another vehicle from the same burglary was also recovered.