Steyning man suspected of arranging to meet girl in Lancing

Police are at the scene
Police are at the scene

A Steyning man has been arrested on suspicion of arranging to meet a girl under the age of 16 in Lancing after online grooming, police have said.

The 48-year-old was arrested in a car park at South Street, Lancing, at 3.40pm yesterday (Monday, February 12), police confirmed.

After being interviewed he was released under investigation, according to police.