A MAN was arrested and taken to hospital after an incident at an apartment this morning.
Emergency services were called to the flat in Butts Road, Southwick, this morning after a man was reported in distress.
Police were at the scene and the man was arrested “for security reasons” before being taken to hospital with an injury.
A Sussex Police spokesman said: “At around 9.18am on Friday 19 August police received a report of a man in distress at a flat in Butts Road, Southwick.
“Officials responded to the scene and in the interests of everyone’s safety, the man was arrested before being taken to hospital with a minor wound.”
A picture taken at the scene shows a huge response from emergency services, including ambulance crews. A man can also be seen on a stretcher.
It had previously been reported on social media that there had been a stabbing.
https://www.theargus.co.uk/news/20677157.man-arrested-taken-hospital-following-incident-butts-road-southwick/?ref=rss Man arrested and taken to hospital after incident in Butts Road, Southwick