Suspected gunshots in Bognor Regis reported to the police

SUSPECTED gunshots in Bognor Regis in the early hours of this morning (Wednesday, March 11) have been reported to police.

Police patrols were told to investigate the source of the noise after several reports of loud bangs in the area of the war memorial hospital on Shripney Road.

A Sussex Police spokeswoman said: The noises, which some callers said sounded like gunshots or powerful fireworks, were variously reported from just after 2am through to 5.40am. Patrols were unable to locate the source.”