Man tasered by police in Billingshurst knife incident

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A man has been tasered by police following a knife incident in Billingshurst High Street this morning.

Officers say they were alerted at around 7.40am after receiving reports of a man with a knife in the village centre.

A police spokesman said: “He was located and arrested in the High Street after a Taser was deployed, and taken into custody where he remains at this stage.”