This Is The Terrifying Moment A Man Wielding An Eight-Inch Knife Attacked The Police

Video has emerged showing two PCs from Northamptonshire tackling the man, who nearly stabbed one of the officers in the neck.

This is the moment two police officers were attacked by a knife-wielding man on a routine call-out.

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PC Alex Prentice and PC Debbie Wishart were called to a disturbance in Corby in March last year and a police body camera captured the whole incident.

PC Alex Prentice and PC Debbie Wishart were called to a disturbance in Corby in March last year and a police body camera captured the whole incident.

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The officers threatened the man, 37-year-old Lee Vickers, with pepper spray and told him to drop the knife but, undeterred, he approached the officers, lunging at them.

The officers threatened the man, 37-year-old Lee Vickers, with pepper spray and told him to drop the knife but, undeterred, he approached the officers, lunging at them.

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Vickers swung at PC Prentice and hit his stab vest – three inches below his neck.

Vickers swung at PC Prentice and hit his stab vest – three inches below his neck.

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