Staff threatened with knife at Brighton Marina restaurant

A woman has been arrested after restaurant staff were threatened with a knife at Brighton Marina.

Saturday, 26th June 2021, 5:02 pm

Sussex Police said officers responded to 'reports of a disturbance' shortly before 1.30pm today (Saturday, June 26).

A woman, in possession of a knife, had reportedly made threats towards staff after they asked her to leave the venue, police said.

Police confirmed that a suspect has been safely detained.


A spokesperson added: "Officers swiftly attended and arrested the 54-year-old woman on suspicion of affray.

"No one was harmed during the incident.

"The woman remains in custody for questioning at this time."