Local MP Tim Farron says the situation with Stuart Hyde has descended into farce.
Tim Farron has criticised the estimated half a million pounds cost of the probe, and the time it has taken to come to a conclusion.
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The young female, believed to be a Staffy cross Border collie, was spotted wandering in the Mirehouse area of Whitehaven.
Cumbria Police say many of the knives were kitchen or trade knives, but there were also some "antique and dangerous weapons".