Man arrested after disturbance in Prestonpans had a knife and roughly 1000 unknown tablets in his possession

Police in East Lothian arrested a man, who was found to be in possession of a knife and a large quantity of unknown tablets.

By Anna Bryan
Wednesday, 19th January 2022, 7:11 am
Updated Wednesday, 19th January 2022, 7:12 am

On Sunday, January 16, police received reports of a male causing a disturbance in a public place in Prestonpans.

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They apprehended a 31-year-old male, who had a knife on his person, as well as approximately 1000 unknown tablets, which are suspected to be controlled drugs.

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The man was arrested and is being held in police custody, prior to an appearance at court.

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Police arrested a man, 31, after receiving reports of a disturbance in Prestonpans.