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Police in Newham seize machete in Halloween crackdown

PUBLISHED: 10:40 01 November 2017 | UPDATED: 10:54 01 November 2017

Officers seized this deadly machete last night. pic credit: Twitter@MPSNewham

Officers seized this deadly machete last night. pic credit: Twitter@MPSNewham

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This deadly machete was seized by officers in Newham during a Halloween crackdown last night.

Police tweeted the confiscated weapon saying it was found during last night’s night that saw people arrested for various offences.

Officers also received 363 calls last night.

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