Armed Police Officers respond to incident in Bognor Regis

Sussex Police have confirmed that armed police officers are currently dealing with an incident in Bognor Regis this morning (12th March) and have "containment of the scene".

A police spokesperson says that officers are responding to an incident in Maple Gardens, Bognor Regis.

A tweet was made by Arun Police earlier which said that "Negotiations for the arrest of a man are ongoing, and due to reported threats, armed officers have containment of the scene"

Police have reassured the public that there is no known risk to the wider community at this time.

UPDATE

Arun Police posted a message on their social media account at 1:21pm to confirm that the earlier incident in Maple Gardens, Bognor Regis, has since been safely resolved. A man has been arrested in connection with the incident and is in custody.

 

 

More from Sussex and Hampshire News

On Air Now Neale Bateman 10:00am - 2:00pm
Now Playing
Giant Calvin Harris And Rag'n Bone Man
Recently Played
  • I Had Some Help (Clean) Post Malone & Morgan Wallen 10:12
  • Always There (Feat. Jocelyn Brown) Incognito 10:08
  • Abracadabra Steve Miller Band 10:04