Terrifying knife ordeal in Rushden


Witnesses are being sought after a man was seen with a knife in Rushden.

The incident happened on Wednesday, December 29, 2021, at about 9.15pm, in the alleyway between Lloyds Bank and Occasions card shop in High Street, when a man with a large serrated knife waved it aggressively at a man.

The suspect is described as a white man, about 18-years-old, wearing a black hooded top with the hood up, black bottoms and with a bicycle.

The man was also in company with a female who had short, spiky reddish/pink hair.

Witnesses or anyone who has any information about the incident is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101.