Hastings Police arrest man after gunshot reports

Police in Hastings have revealed that officers responded to reports of gunshots earlier this week.

Friday, 3rd September 2021, 7:14 pm
Updated Friday, 3rd September 2021, 7:16 pm

Officers were called after reports of shots being fired in the vicinity of Farley Bank on Tuesday evening (August 31).

A spokesperson for Hastings Police added: "Officers responded to the scene and seized two gas powered air weapons.

"A man was arrested and interviewed. As a result of this, he accepted a caution for firing beyond premises."

Police were called after reports of shots being fired in the vicinity of Farley Bank

Police thanked the public for their patience 'while we responded to this incident', adding: "There are no ongoing concerns regarding public safety."