Man charged with possessing a loaded air rifle

Armed Sussex Police officers attended an incident in Uckfield on Friday evening.

A Sussex Police spokesperson said:

‘A 20-year-old man was due to appear before Brighton magistrates at 10am on Monday (19 March) charged with possessing a loaded air rifle in a public place and possession of cannabis, a Class B controlled drug’

‘Jack Roben Ronald George Wickens, of Oaktree Cottages, Danehill, was arrested on Friday evening (16 March) after armed police officers attended an incident in woodland near The Drive, Uckfield’