A VAN driver has been charged after a man was threatened with a knife.

The incident happened on Millbrook Road West, Southampton at around 10.30am Sunday.

A man was driving along the road when he was threatened with a knife by the driver of a Citreon Nemo Van.

Jonathan Barton, 37, of Olive Road, Southampton has been charged with possession of a knife in a public place.

He is due to appear at Southampton Magistrates' Court on February 23.

A spokesperson for Hampshire Constabulary said: "Were you in the area around the time of the incident? Did you witness anything? Perhaps you have some dash-cam footage?

"Anyone with information is asked to call us on 101 quoting 44200404637.

"Alternatively people can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."