Teenager arrested for knife offence at Lewes Bonfire

A 15-year-old boy from Hassocks was arrested on suspicion of possession of a knife at this year's Lewes Bonfire celebrations, say Sussex Police.

Wednesday, 9th November 2016, 10:31 am
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 4:21 pm
Lewes Bonfire 2016

Police say the boy, who was also arrested on suspicion of possession of cannabis, has been bailed until December 23.

Meanwhile a 19-year-old man from Hailsham has been summoned to court for possession of a knife at the event. He attended a police station voluntarily following the event.

An 18-year-old man from Lewes was given a caution for affray.

A 19-year-old man from Manchester was given a fixed penalty notice for throwing a firework.

A 46-year-old man was given a fixed penalty notice for throwing a firework and possession of cannabis.

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