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Air rifle fired in communal gardens in Worthing – armed police respond Brighton News

ARMED Police responded after an air rifle was fired into a communal garden.

Emergency services responded to the incident on Bulkington Avenue in Worthing around 2.30pm on Sunday June 5.

Police received a report that someone fired an air rifle at a property.

Officers including firearms and dog units were called to the scene.

“Some of the occupants of the property have admitted they were responsible for firing air rifles in the communal gardens,” a police spokesman said.

“An air rifle has been seized from the property and strong advice has been given.”

The Argus: air rifle fired in Bulkington Avenue Communal Gardens, Worthing Air rifle fired in Bulkington Avenue Communal Gardens, Worthing

No arrests were made by police and no one was hurt or injured in the incident, police said.

Photographs taken at the scene show a number of police officers and vehicles.

A firearms unit and a canine unit were also pictured at the scene.

The Argus: air rifle fired in Bulkington Avenue Communal Gardens, WorthingAir rifle fired in Bulkington Avenue Communal Gardens, Worthing

A street party to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee was due to take place on Sunday afternoon in nearby South Farm Road.

The road was to be closed from the north side of Pavilion Road to the north side of Henty Road.

Pavilion Road and Westcourt Road were to remain open.

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Source: www.theargus.co.uk
This notice was published: 2022-06-06 11:38:56

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