BREAKING NEWS: Six detained as police helicopter called to Horsham

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Six people have been detained and police are currently tracing another after an incident in Horsham this evening (Wednesday August 24), the force has said.

On Twitter the National Police Air Service helicopter said it had been called to help Horsham Police trace a person who had decamped from a lorry.

A spokesman for NPAS said six people had also been detained.

Witnesses at the scene said the incident took place near the Rusper roundabout on the A264.

Andy Venn said: “We went past about five minutes ago.

“There were six police cars an ambulance and a big white lorry and the back of the lorry was open.”

More to follow.

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