Swanmore man arrested on suspicion of carrying weapon and theft of a vehicle

Police car at night

Police arrested a man from Swanmore early this morning.

The 23-year-old was taken into cuistody on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon in a public place and theft of motor vehicle.

The arrest took place in Kings Copse Avenue, Hedge End shortly after 1am this morning.

He was also detained on suspicion of driving whilst disqualified and driving a motor vehicle otherwise than in accordance with a licence.
He remains in police custody at this time.

Photo: Library image