Man arrested after reports of firearm in Hailsham

Man arrested after reports of firearm in Hailsham
Man arrested after reports of firearm in Hailsham

A man has been arrested after reports of a man with a firearm on Hailsham High Street.

Police were called to Costcutter shortly after midday today (Wednesday, 17).

Officers said they safely arrested a man and recovered a BB gun from the premises.

There were no reported injuries and no shots were fired.

Investigators said there is no ongoing risk to the public and terrorism has been ruled out.