Man reported running with large knife arrested
Mathew Heath, 36, was reported running with a knife and yelling near 1st and C St.
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – LPD arrested 36-year-old Mathew Heath after he was reported running with a large knife and yelling near 1st and C St on Tuesday.
Around 12:30 p.m. officers found Heath running with a large knife near 1st and F St.
When officers caught up with Heath, he turned around with the knife and began walking towards the officer.
The officer de-escalated the situation and took Heath into custody without further incident.
Heath was wanted on an unrelated felony and had previously been a convicted felon. He was arrested for an outstanding warrant and possession of deadly weapon by prohibited person.