Mohammed Kabir Qadeer, 28, has been jailed for threatening to stab and kill staff at a takeaway on December 2 last year.
Kabir Qadeer had been out with friends in Peterborough when he entered the Memozin takeaway shop in Broadway and started shouting “I kill you” at staff.
Qadeer then pulled a knife from the front of his trousers and waved it in the direction of the takeaway workers.
At this point a member of staff tried to calm him down and escorted him outside. However, once outside the shop Qadeer launched at the worker and pointed the knife towards his chest and shouted “I will stab you”.
The victim jumped backwards and Qadeer put his knife away before walking off. He was later arrested by firearms officers further down the road.
Kabir Qadeer pleaded guilty to threatening a person with
PC Craig Neale, investigating, said: “Qadeer launched an unprovoked attack on innocent people trying to do their job and earn a living.