COUNTY NEWS: Man arrested for wielding knives in car park

Police cars seen in Balkington Avenue earlier today. Picture: Claire Thomas
Police cars seen in Balkington Avenue earlier today. Picture: Claire Thomas

The search for a knife-wielding man was the reason armed officers were out in Sussex today, police have confirmed.

Officers were called to a hotel car park at 10.35am where a man wielding knives was behaving in a threatening manner, according to Sussex Police.