GETTYRoss Kemp joins armed police to 'tackle knifeman' in Birmingham McDonald's
Armed police and the former Eastenders star, who played Grant Mitchell, were called to a Birmingham branch of McDonald’s, following reports a man had been seen brandishing a knife at another customer.
Ross Kemp was on duty with West Midlands police as part of a new crime show when they received a call about an incident in the fast-food restaurant.
The incident happened on Thursday afternoon after reports tensions had flared and a customer had pulled out a knife.
But when the officers arrived at the scene, the man had already left.
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A West Midlands Police spokeswoman said: “We were called at 4.20pm to McDonalds, Bristol Road South, to reports a customer had pulled a knife on another diner following a disagreement.
“Officers, including the firearms unit, were sent to the scene. No arrests were made.
“Officers are still searching the area and checking local CCTV.Related articles