Armed police swoop on city pub amid reports of man with machete in 'racist row'
Armed police were deployed to a city pub amid reports of a man carrying a machete inside the venue.
Firearms officers swooped to the Village Green pub in Erdington on Thursday night (December 27) after an alleged incident.
Violence reportedly flared in the pub shortly after 10.30pm when a man believed to be carrying a machete became involved in a 'racist row'.
Police received reports that the man was armed with the blade and had hurled racial abuse at another customer.
On arrival, officers could not find the victims or the alleged offender.
Now, the force is appealing for anyone with... read more
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