Man armed with pickaxe ‘saw aliens and heard voices telling him to kill’ on Leicester street
A man armed himself with a pickaxe and took to the streets where he saw aliens in the sky and heard voices in his head telling him to kill.
John Hellon, who was also seeing passers by as reptiles walking along the street, became so concerned he might hurt someone he called police on his mobile to come and stop him.
Officers arrived at the scene in Gwendolen Road, Evington, Leicester, and told him to lay down and put down the pickaxe.
But he became agitated and had to be tasered before being arrested.
Hellon (34), formerly of Gwendolen Road, admitted affray and possessing an offensive... read more
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