Police have been conducting a man hunt in Hastings Old Town this afternoon (Friday May 22).
The Sussex Police helicopter has been scrambled and eyewitnesses have reported seeing police dog units and vans in the area.
A spokesperson for the Force said: “Police have been searching that area after a report that a man wanted for non-violent offences was seen.
“He has not been found so far.”
No further details have been released by Sussex Police.