A WARRANT for arrest has been issued for a Yate teenager charged with threatening people with a pocket knife.

The 12-year-old boy allegedly threatened two males with a black folding pocket knife at the Armadillo Youth Cafe in Station Road on January 2, 2023. 

The teen - who cannot be identified for legal reasons - also faces another charge for allegedly stealing an E scooter on the same day. 

The case was heard at Bristol Magistrates Court on Wednesday, January 3 where the boy faces three charges. 

According to the court register, his arrest warrant is without bail.