Large hunting-style knife seized by ‘targeted’ police patrol in Horsham

Police seized the knife during a patrol yesterday SUS-180211-134036001
Police seized the knife during a patrol yesterday SUS-180211-134036001

A man has been detained after police seized a large knife in Horsham yesterday.

Chief Inspector Miles Ockwell posted a picture of the hunting-style knife on Twitter.

The blade appears to be nearly 25cm long and the handle is wrapped in cling film.

Ch Insp Ockwell, district commander for Horsham, said: “Sussex Police officers on targeted patrol in Horsham searched a man yesterday and recovered this knife with cling-film on the handle.

“He’s been charged and remanded in custody.”

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