East Perth: Man charged over alleged threat to police officers

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A MAN has been charged over an incident in East Perth yesterday in which he allegedly threatened police officers with a pair of scissors.

About 11.45am, officers on patrol approached the man on East Brook Terrace to speak to him.

Police allege the man became aggressive and threatened officers with a pair of scissors before they were able to restrain and arrest him.

The man, from Dunsborough, has been charged with assaulting a public officer, unlawful act or omission with intent to harm and doing an act which the life, safety or health of a person was endangered.

He is due to appear before the Perth Magistrates Court today.