Staff left shaken after man brandishing knife barricaded himself in Doncaster shop
Members of staff working at a Doncaster shop have been left feeling shaken, after a man brandishing a knife barricaded himself inside and said he was fleeing from a street brawl.
The incident occurred at the One Stop shop in Woodlands at around 5.20pm last night, when a man ran into the shop brandishing a knife.
According to a resident, who wishes to remain anonymous, the man told staff he was being chased and barricaded himself the stockroom and refused to leave.
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Police were called, and arrived on the scene at around 5.40pm.
A South Yorkshire Police spokesman confirmed that a 23-year-old man has been arrested for assault in relation to the incident.