Man wearing 'Friday the 13th' mask, carrying sword arrested in London


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Police in London arrested a man who was walking around Islington wearing a Friday the 13th-style mask, while carrying a samurai sword

Islington Police said in a statement that they spotted the man Friday morning after responding to a call

He was wearing a mask similar to the one sported by Jason Voorhees in the horror film, and carrying a large bag. When approached, the man, believed to be 21 years old, ran, and police pursued and detained him

After opening the bag they found a samurai sword. The man was arrested on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon and has been taken into custody

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— Islington MPS (@MPSIslington) August 7, 2015
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