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Detectives investigating an incident in Brighton have made four arrests

Detectives investigating an incident in Brighton have made four arrests
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Police were called to Rock Place about 11.50am on Monday, 19 October to reports of an assault involving three people, where a firearm is believed to have been discharged. The victim was not injured. Officers conducted an area search, but the two suspects – a man and a woman – were not found.

About 3pm on Wednesday (28 October) officers attended a property in Golden Lane in connection with the investigation.

A 22-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. They remain in custody for questioning.

A 24-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and has been bailed while enquiries are ongoing.

While carrying out the warrant, officers seized a significant quantity of cannabis. A 49-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of cultivation of a Class B drug and assisting an offender and has been bailed.

Anyone with information can report online or call 101, quoting Operation Spyglass.