Emergency services called to town centre shoplifting incident

Police and ambulance were called to a shoplifting incident in South Street, Worthing. Picture: Michael Drummond
Police and ambulance were called to a shoplifting incident in South Street, Worthing. Picture: Michael Drummond

The emergency services have been called out to an incident in the town centre involving a suspected shoplifter.

Sussex Police was called to South Street, Worthing, outside Halifax and opposite Debenhams, at just after 12.10pm today, and an ambulance was also called to the scene to provide medical assistance.

A man has now been arrested for assault. Click here for the updated story.