​A27 closed after police fire on suspect during arrest

Alex Robbins
​A27 closed after police fire on suspect during arrest
​A27 closed after police fire on suspect during arrest


Armed police fired weapons during a dramatic arrest of a suspect on the A27 yesterday.

Witnesses said that police in unmarked cars forced a Mercedes to stop by targeting its tyres with 'Hatton' rounds, designed to destroy what they hit then disperse into a powder.