Police search for discarded knives in Lewes after group of youths is dispersed

Police in Lewes. Photo: Lewes Police/Twitter
Police in Lewes. Photo: Lewes Police/Twitter

Police were out in Lewes searching for discarded knives yesterday, according to a police tweet.

It came after a group of youths were dispersed in an attempt to tackle knife crime, police said.

A spokesman for Lewes Police said: “If you see or know anyone who is carrying a knife then please tell us. Contact 101.”

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