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Police seize compound bow after stopping and searching man in Westbury Avenue




A compound bow was seized by police called to reports of suspicious activity in Bury St Edmunds on Monday.

A crossbow, which was seized by police in Bury St Edmunds on Tuesday morning (3249009)
A crossbow, which was seized by police in Bury St Edmunds on Tuesday morning (3249009)

Officers were called to Westbury Avenue at 2.30am and saw two men and a woman, who made off when police arrived. A fourth person, a man, was caught and searched and the compound bow found.

The offensive weapon was seized and the man will be interviewed at a later date.