POLICE in Portsmouth arrested a man on suspicion of robbery.
It comes after cash was stolen from a newsagent in Locksway Road, Milton, at around 6pm yesterday.
Police were called but the man had run away.
A couple of hours later, the suspect was spotted in St Paul’s Road in Southsea.
A member of the public called police fearing he was carrying a gun.
The 24-year-old suspect was arrested by police near The Old Vic pub.
When officers apprehended him he was not found to be carrying carrying a gun.
Any witnesses are asked to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.