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Man arrested after walking around Vancouver neighbourhood with machete

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Man with weapons terrifies Vancouver neighbourhood – Nov 26, 2020

Police have arrested a man who was walking around properties in East Vancouver on Wednesday carrying a machete.

Surveillance video was being shared on Twitter that showed a man scoping out a home in the area of East 41st Avenue and Rupert Street.

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Another video posted to social media showed the man at the doorstep of a home in the same area.

Police said they arrested him and recovered a weapon.

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Surveillance video captures man with machete walking around East Vancouver – Nov 26, 2020
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