Man carrying a knife is Tasered in supermarket car park in Leeds

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Police were forced to use a Taser to detain a man seen with a knife outside a Leeds supermarket.

The incident happened in the car park of the Aldi store on Regent Street in Sheepscar just before 9pm on Saturday night.

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Nobody was injured but there was concern for public safety and police deployed a Taser device.

A man was arrested at the scene and has now been referred for mental health treatment.