A Milford Haven man has denied having two knives in a public place.

Benjamin Liam Alan Hilton, of Robert Street, appeared before Haverfordwest magistrates on Tuesday, January 29.

It is alleged that Hilton, 26, was in possession of two kitchen knives outside his home on December 27.

Hilton is also accused of using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour towards three people intending to cause fear of violence on the same date.

He pleaded not guilty to both charges.

Magistrates accepted jurisdiction and a trial date was listed for February 8.

Hilton was released on unconditional bail.