knuckle-duster


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knuckle-duster

a metal bar fitted over the knuckles, often with holes for the fingers, for inflicting injury by a blow with the fist
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It was described as an 8in black metal knuckle-duster with a blade at one end.
But Liam Quinn had armed himself with a knuckle-duster and punches were exchanged with another while he was wearing it.
But it was Grey who was charged by police with having an offensive weapon, despite saying he was only using the knuckle-duster as a reference for a tattoo.
But CCTV caught him dumping the knuckle-duster which a judge warned only serves one purpose - to injure.
Dubai: A government employee brutally beat a schoolboy, 16, wearing a knuckle-duster and pulled him into a dark alley where he raped him, heard a court on Wednesday.
We've had arrests for an assault, a knuckle-duster, public order matters and also a foot chase on Broad Street!" A woman was also arrested for drug dealing in the city centre in the same shift.
"I told them that I did not have anything but they insisted I give them my wallet or they would destroy my face with a knuckle-duster and leave me in a pool of my own blood.
He had the knuckle-duster and a machete sheath and the blade itself was lying nearby.
A MAN tried to attack a car park attendant with a knuckle-duster after he failed to give his brother work days earlier, a court heard.
Wilson said that she was stopped by LAX airport security for "carrying an Alexander McQueen knuckle-duster purse," which the staff thought was a fake.
Jason David Cashman, 42, of Spennithorne Road, and Luke Peter Cashman, 23, of Mowbray Grove, Bishopsgarth, Stockton, carried out a revenge attack in the loos of The Keys public house in Yarm on April 24 2011, using a knuckle-duster and a glass.