Large police response to Selsey incident

Emergency services were scrambled to an incident in Selsey at the weekend.

Tuesday, 5th October 2021, 3:15 pm
Updated Tuesday, 5th October 2021, 3:16 pm

Police dispatched a helicopter and about three cars to Bunn Leisure in Warner's Lane at about 9pm on Saturday (October 2) following concerns for a man's wellbeing, police have said.

Officers were joined by paramedics, the coastguard and RNLI crews.

The National Police Air Service helicopter was seen hovering over the holiday park for about half-an-hour.

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A spokesman for Sussex Police said: "Police were called to Warner’s Lane, Selsey, at about 9pm on Saturday (October 2) by a member of the public concerned for a man’s wellbeing.

"Officers attended with HM Coastguard, RNLI and South East Coast Ambulance Service, and the man was passed into the care of medical staff at St Richard’s Hospital."