Crossbow in Leighton Buzzard ‘surrendered’ to police by member of public

A member of the public “surrendered” a crossbow while receiving a police visit about an unrelated matter, it has emerged.

Friday, 29th March 2019, 12:53 pm
Updated Friday, 29th March 2019, 12:56 pm

A picture of the seized crossbow has been widely shared after it was released by Leighton Buzzard community policing a team.

A Beds Police spokesman said: “The crossbow was surrendered to us by a member of the public earlier on today while we were attending their house for an unrelated matter.”