Man caught with a sword in his cane

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX 19)—A local man is behind bars after police found a sword in his cane.

Demarcus Patton, 30, was asked by police officers to use the sidewalk as he was walking downtown Sunday afternoon, but refused to follow orders. After the officers caught up with Patton, they discovered a sword in his cane while talking to him.

Patton is charged with both carrying a concealed weapon and pedestrian violation.

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