Police cordon off play park in Horsham amid emergency incident: Forensics and armed police at the scene: Police issue statement

Police have cordoned off a play park amid an emergency incident in Horsham.

Witnesses reported a large police presence at the park off Woodstock Close this morning (Tuesday June 18).

Armed police and forensic experts are still on the scene. A crew from South East Ambulance Service also attended.

Sussex Police have now issued a statement. A spokesperson said: “Emergency services responded to a medical incident near Woodstock Close Play Park, Horsham, at around 8.30am today (18 June).

“An increased police presence remains in the area at this time.”