Victoria Police patrol officers arrested a man who was allegedly armed with a knife on Wednesday morning in the Jubilee neighbourhood, near the Royal Jubilee Hospital. (File photo)

VicPD arrests man allegedly armed with knife near Royal Jubilee Hospital

Man was arrested without incident

Victoria Police patrol officers arrested a man who was allegedly armed with a knife on Wednesday morning in the Jubilee neighbourhood, near the Royal Jubilee Hospital.

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The man was arrested by officers without incident and was taken into custody.

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