A man was arrested on suspicion of carrying a knife near a busy cafe.
Gwent Police confirmed the man, who is in his 40s and from the Newport area, was arrested on suspicion of possessing a bladed article at about 12.30pm on Saturday, September 25, on Millennium Walk in Newport.
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Footage and pictures taken at the scene on Saturday showed at least three police cars parked on Rodney Road near the stadium, just over the bridge from the city centre, close to where the incident took place.
Police were seen speaking to a man near the back of Horton's cafe, before arresting him. No injuries were sustained in the incident.
The man has been released under investigation and enquiries are ongoing.
A spokesperson for Gwent Police said: "At about 12.30pm on Saturday, September 25, officers arrested a man in his 40s from the Newport area on Millenium Walk on suspicion of possession of a bladed article.
"He has been released under investigation."
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