Man walking through Havant with gun is arrested

A MAN reportedly carrying a gun was arrested by police today.

Thursday, 14th September 2017, 5:18 pm
Updated Thursday, 14th September 2017, 5:22 pm

The 50-year-old was spotted in Prospect Lane, West Leigh, at 5.45am, police said.

The man was soon arrested by officers in the street.

A police spokeswoman added: ‘Officers attended the scene and arrested a 50-year-old man from Portsmouth.

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‘Officers recovered a toy gun and a bladed article.’

‘The man has been released from custody but remains under investigation.’