Surrey Police: Search for 'offender' continues

Surrey Police have said a search is ongoing for a man who made threats to shoot someone on Epsom Downs.

They played down fears that he could pose a threat to the wider public.

It was alleged that a man had made threats to shoot another man.

Officers, including armed officers, attended at the scene and located a man, identified as the alleged intended victim. He was uninjured.

A search is ongoing for the other man however at this stage he is still outstanding.

There is no information at this stage that this man poses a wider threat to the public however residents are advised to take sensible precautions and report any suspicious behaviour to the police.

– Surrey Police