(WXYZ) - Wayne County Sheriff's officers detained a 52-year-old Detroit man on Thursday after they discovered a large knife inside the man's walking cane.
The officers were notified after the cane was run through an x-ray machine at the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center. The man told authorities his friend gave him the cane and that he did not know there was a 15-inch blade inside.
The man told officers he was headed to the Detroit Retirement Board to conduct business.
We're told the man is licensed to carry a concealed weapon.