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Bomb squad called after bag found abandoned in town hall

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Bomb disposal experts have been called after a bag was found abandoned in a town hall.

Sussex Police are working with West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service and Arun District Council after the discovery of a black back-pack left under seating in reception area of the civic centre in Maltravers Road, Littlehampton.

The bag was found at around 12.50pm on Monday (January 8) and as a precaution the building was evacuated, nearby roads closed and a 100-metre safety cordon put in place.

Explosive Ordnance Disposal experts have been asked to attend.


Source: The Argus