Two arrested following '˜pigeon shooting'

Police have arrested two people for allegedly shooting pigeons with catapults in rooftop attacks.

Thursday, 22nd March 2018, 12:45 pm
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 2:11 am

The arrrests were made after officers were called to Railway Approach in East Grinstead on March 13.

Police say a 21-year-old man of no fixed address was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage, possession of an offensive weapon in a public place, conspiracy to destroy or damage a property and having an article with intent to destroy or damage property.

A 17-year-old boy from Edenbridge, Kent, was also arrested on suspicion of criminal damage, conspiracy to destroy or damage a property and having an article with intent to destroy or damage property.

A police spokesman said: “Both have been released under investigation and the investigation continues.

“Anyone with information is asked to report online or call 101 quoting reference 47180012761.”