Arrests after armed police incident in Langney

Two people arrested in connection with an incident in Langney last week have been released pending further enquiries.

Monday, 24th May 2021, 10:18 am
Updated Monday, 24th May 2021, 10:20 am
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A 57-year-old man of no fixed address, arrested on suspicion of common assault, possession of an offensive weapon in public, possession with intent to supply a Class B drug and two counts of assault occasioning actual bodily harm, has been released on conditional bail until 15 June.

A 41-year-old woman from Eastbourne, arrested on suspicion of affray, has been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

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Police were called to what they described as an altercation in Marsden Road shortly after 10am on Wednesday May 19.