Dramatic arrest in Adelaide’s CBD as man waving ‘Samurai sword’ is tackled by cop

A man allegedly waving a Samurai sword at individuals in the guts of Adelaide needed to be tackled earlier than he was arrested.

The 25-year-old man was arrested in Rundle Road about 12.30am on Friday.

Police raced to the realm following reviews the man was threatening pedestrians and passing automobiles with the weapon.

An officer tackled the man and positioned him below arrest.

There have been no accidents to both the general public, police or the suspect.

Generic photos of crowds in Rundle Mall in Adelaide.
Generic pictures of crowds in Rundle Mall in Adelaide. Credit score: KELLY BARNES/AAPIMAGE