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Man spotted throwing gun into River Adur
11:21am Friday 15th March 2013 in News
Members of the public spotted a man throw a gun in a river.
Police have just released information about the incident which occured at around 1.40m on February 27.
Sussex Police were contacted by a member of the public at 2.10pm that day, who had seen two men throwing a suspected firearm into Lady Bee Marina, Southwick.
Police divers recovered an old Flint Lock Pistol and enquiries are continuing into why it was thrown into the marina.
Sussex Police would like to hear from anyone who saw the incident or who knows the owner of the pistol.
Contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting serial 770 of 27/2.
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