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a heavy iron tool with a wooden handle and a curved head that is pointed on both ends


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Russell, whose address was given a Sutherland Drive, also "conducted himself aggressively" by brandishing the pick axe handle repeatedly and "menacing" the man with it.
HUNTER, 5 Livewire is allowed to use a pick axe to help his dad out in the garden
Mold Crown Court heard Pritchard had arrived at the house with another man, assaulted the bailiff and then began to count down as he held the pick axe handle over his head.
Martin, of no fixed abode, had been staying with a friend, Mr Hudson said, and saw the pick axe handle in the garden when he set off toward his mother's.
West Yorkshire Police said a 34-year-old man has been charged with possessing an offensive weapon, a pick axe, in a public place.
The two men were actually recorded on CCTV lifting up a paving slab with a pick axe,' said Derek Davies, council director of finance.
The first episode sees him trying to locate the true source of the Shannon before being put to work with pick axe in hand as he visits the Arigna Mines on the shores of Lough Allen.
Tenders are invited for Procurement of Pick Axe, Panji with Iron Handle, drain Phawri with handle, Panchangra as per specification in EDMC ofr sanitation at Central Store for the year 2017-18
A FORMER banker knocked his neighbour unconscious with a pick axe handle in a row over a pet dog.
Pranksters Dan Thompson, 56, and Gary Kerr, 31, set up a scene where one of them lay on the street playing dead while the other - Gary - stood over the "body" with a pick axe handle.
THE image of a man towering over an apparently lifeless body with a pick axe handle prompted a Google Street View user to contact police to report a murder.
The 20-year-old forced his way back into the family home at Grange Street, Consett, County Durham, late on Wednesday, March 26, brandishing a 2ftlong pick axe handle.
A MAN was shot in the back after arriving at next-door's gate armed with a pick axe handle to confront his teenage neighbour.
As well as hitting the children, the Warrington couple would punish them by forcing them to squat against a wall over a drawing pin with their arms outstretched holding a pick axe handle until exhausted.
99); A fisherman takes a pick axe to the ice-covered water near Foryd Harbour, Rhyl in January 1963.