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Man arrested after machete waved around in Dollis Hill pub

PUBLISHED: 10:40 25 September 2016 | UPDATED: 10:48 25 September 2016

Police were called to The Brent Tavern in Dollis Hill (Pic: Google)

Police were called to The Brent Tavern in Dollis Hill (Pic: Google)

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A man has been arrested for allegedly waving a machete around in a pub in Dollis Hill.

Police were called to reports of a man brandishing the large blade inside The Brent Tavern in Gladstone Park Gardens, yesterday afternoon.

By the time officers arrived at the scene the man had fled.

However a machete was found inside a car parked nearby and a 21-year-old was arrested on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon.

He is currently in police custody.

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