Three blades including samurai sword and machete found under bushes in Telford

By Rob Smith | Telford | News | Published:

A police team found three vicious blades including a samurai sword and a kukri-style machete hidden under bushes in a Shropshire neighbourhood.

Some of the weapons recovered. Photo: West Mercia Police

Officers from a Telford Safer Neighbourhood Team searched areas around Brookside and Aqueduct, where they found weapons secreted under bushes.

A statement from police said: "Dawley and Malinslee Safer Neighbourhood Team this evening recovered two machetes and a samurai sword that appeared to have been hidden in bushes between the Brookside and Aqueduct area."

Rob Smith

By Rob Smith

Senior reporter for the Shropshire Star based at Ketley in Telford.

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