Police stop armed men wielding baseball bat and machete in Derbyshire village

Police were called to a north Derbyshire village – and found men in possession of a baseball bat and a machete.

Tuesday, 7th June 2022, 9:53 am

On Sunday, June 5, the North East Derbyshire Response Unit received reports that residents were concerned about a number of armed males in North Wingfield.

Officers attended and stopped the men, finding two weapons – a large serrated machete and a baseball bat.

Both weapons were recovered by the unit and removed from the streets.

Officers from the North East Derbyshire Response Unit confiscated the weapons.