Machete found in park.
POLICE found a fearsome ten-inch blade in a Birmingham park amid an alarming rise in machete attacks across the region.
The huge knife was recovered during a police sweep of a Balsall Heath park.
And it was pictured in a tweet shared by West Midlands Police yesterday.
Sparkbrook Police tweeted: "Following a weapons sweep of a park in Balsall Heath this machete has been recovered.
"Weapons cause serious harm. "If you see anyone with an item similar to the below call us.
The discovery comes amid a terrifying machete crime wave which hit Birmingham in recent months.
The Huge machete found during the Balsall Heath park sweep PHOTO: SPARKBROOK POLICE
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|Publication:||Birmingham Mail (England)|
|Date:||Feb 21, 2019|
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