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Boy, 14, arrested after knife found on bus in Tower Hamlets

PUBLISHED: 11:02 16 October 2017 | UPDATED: 15:48 16 October 2017

Officers from Tower Hamlets tweeted a picture of the knife. Pic credit: Twitter@MPSTowerHam

Officers from Tower Hamlets tweeted a picture of the knife. Pic credit: Twitter@MPSTowerHam

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A 14-year-old boy has been arrested after police discovered a passenger carrying this knife on a bus in Tower Hamlets.

An off-duty police officer alerted his colleagues after he noticed the knife fall out of a bag being carried by a passenger on a bus yesterday evening.

Officers from Tower Hamlets Police uploaded the image of the knife on social networking website Twitter and praised their colleague for his bravery.


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