Details of arrests at Lewes Bonfire celebrations

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Police have given details of some of the 15 arrests made relating to last night’s (Monday November 5) Lewes Bonfire celebration.

A 25-year-old man was arrested for throwing fireworks in Friars Walk and given a fixed penalty notice.

A 25-year-old man was arrested for possessing an offensive weapon. He was reported for summons to court.

A 23-year-old man was arrested for throwing fireworks and possession of cannabis in Lewes High Street and was given a fixed penalty notice and a cannabis warning.

An 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of class A drugs and bailed until further notice.

A woman aged 21 was arrested for throwing firework in Cliffe High Street and given a fixed penalty notice.

A 32-year-old man from Eastbourne arrested for throwing fireworks in Lewes High Street was later released without any further action.

A man aged 21 from London arrested for a public order offence in the High Street was given a fixed penalty notice and a 20-year-old man from Midhurst also arrested for a public order offence (being drunk and disorderly) was given a caution.

A 17-year-old boy from Eastbourne arrested for breaching a section 27 notice after he was ordered to leave the area by a police officer has been charged with the offence. He is due to appear before Eastbourne Youth Court on 20 November.

A 21-year-old Brighton man and a boy aged 14 from Hove both arrested for throwing fireworks on the Waterloo Bonfire Society site have been released on bail until 8 December.

A boy aged 16 from Brighton arrested for throwing fireworks also on the Waterloo Bonfire Society site is still in custody.

A 20-year-old man from Hove arrested for throwing fireworks in Brooks Road and theft of a credit card was given a fixed penalty notice.

A man aged 20 from Brighton arrested for affray in Tesco car park has been bailed until 8 December.

An 18-year-old man of no fixed address was arrested on a warrant for failing to appear at Brighton Magistrates Court on 29 October when he was stopped and checked. He has been detained for court.