Man walking through Havant with gun is arrested

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

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.

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

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