Arrest made following racist abuse towards Chichester hospital staff

Image by Tom Farmer from Pixabay
Image by Tom Farmer from Pixabay

An arrest has been made following racially aggravated harassment to staff of a Chichester hospital.

A man remains in custody following the arrest and police have said they are investigating.

A tweet from Chichester Police said: "One male arrested overnight following racially aggravated harassment to staff of a local hospital in #Chichester. Abuse of Emergency Service workers will not be tolerated. The male remains in custody whilst we investigate. #ZeroTolerance."

The tweet did not make it clear at which hospital in Chichester the harassment took place.

More information to follow.