Riot van and police dog unit in Steyne Gardens

A police riot van and dog unit, as well as other officers, are currently in Steyne Gardens
A police riot van and dog unit, as well as other officers, are currently in Steyne Gardens

The police riot van and a dog unit are among several units currently in Steyne Gardens.

Officers are currently in Steyne Gardens in Worthing carrying out a ‘visit’, firearms officer PC Evans said at the scene.

A Sussex Police spokesman said: “There is a private visit taking place at the Cornerstone Church in Brighton Road, Worthing, by a visiting dignitary who is accompanied by Metropolitan Police officers.

“Sussex Police are providing support to the visit, which is only scheduled to last for around 20 minutes.”

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