Police close Brooklands golf course in Worthing after 'two dogs electrocuted'

Sussex Police have closed Brooklands Golf Course after two dogs were suspected to have been electrocuted after entering the pond.

Sussex Police said officers were working with Adur and Worthing Council.

Emergency services at the scene

Emergency services at the scene

UK Power Networks have been informed.

UPDATE: Brooklands in Worthing reopened after 'two dogs electrocuted' entering pond

A spokesman said: "We have closed Brooklands Par 3 Golf Course in Worthing today (11 August) after reports of two dogs suspected to have been electrocuted after entering the pond.

"We are asking the public not to go to this area of the park until further notice and apologise for any inconvenience caused."

A spokesman for West Sussex Fire and Rescue confirmed crews were assisting police at the scene.