RSM Motor mechanics (Southport) make citizens arrest of Knife wielding tyre slashing lunatic in Portland Street July 18th, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments RSM Motor mechanics (Southport) make citizens arrest of Knife wielding tyre slashing lunatic in Portland Street Police were called to Portland Street, Southport, at approximately 11:00am this morning (Thursday 17th July 2013) following reports of a crazed man slashing car tyres in Southport town centre. Two mechanics from RSM Motors made a citizens arrest on Portland Street after capturing him slashing tyres in a garden across the road. They sat on top of the man until police arrived a short time later. He was taken to Southport Police station. About 50 tyres were slashed in total. A spokesperson for the garage said: At approx 11.00am today a man in his early 20’s was spotted by Mr Barry Tilley of RSM Services Ltd slashing tyres on Portland Street. Mr Carl Tilley gave chase and the suspect dissapeared into some flats on Princes Ptreet, undetered Mr Tilley was able to bring the suspect back to Portland Street where he proceeded to become aggressive and both Barry,Carl and Martin the owner of the Metro had to restrain the suspect on the floor as he had a knife and could pose a threat to the public. The police arrived arrested the suspect and he was found to be carrying a knife. REMEMBER WHERE YOU READ THIS STORY FIRST! OTS ONTHESPOT NEWS! Related Comments comments!