Police are still at the scene of a stand-off with a man armed with a knife in St Leonards.
Officers said a man armed with a knife locked himself in his property in Battle Road earlier this morning (November 19).
He is refusing to leave and police are continuing attempts to negotiate with him.
A spokesman for Sussex Police said officers were still at the scene and the stand-off was ongoing.
Battle Road has been closed at the junction with Upper Glen Road.
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