Armed police called to Hampden Park incident

Armed police have arrived at the scene of an ongoing police incident in Hampden Park this afternoon (June 30).

Sunday, 30th June 2019, 2:07 pm
Police on scene in Argyll Court, Hampden Park. Photo by Dan Jessup

Officers were first called to a property in Argyll Court, off Faygate Road, just before 11pm on Saturday night (June 29).

Sussex Police said this was following concerns for a male inside the property.

Police on scene in Argyll Court, Hampden Park. Photo by Dan Jessup

Ambulances and a fire engine were also sent to the incident earlier this morning, and police in riot gear were seen entering a flat.

Officers and negotiators remain at the property, said police.

No further information has been released at this stage.

See our initial story here: Police incident in Hampden Park

Police on scene in Argyll Court, Hampden Park. Photo by Dan Jessup