Seaford armed siege: Paul Allwright in court

Paul Allwright Retired Paul Allright is accused of attempted murder and possessing a shotgun with intent to endanger life

Related Stories

A man who was shot by police after a six-hour standoff has appeared in court charged with attempted murder.

Paul Allwright, of Seaford, East Sussex, is also charged with possessing a shotgun with intent to endanger life following the incident on 16 September.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Lewes Crown Court again on 3 January, when he is expected to enter a plea.

The retired 62-year-old was hit three times during the incident in North Way, Seaford.

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) is currently investigating Sussex Police's use of firearms.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Sussex



Min. Night 11 °C


  • Two sphinxes guarding the entrance to the tombTomb mystery

    Secrets of ancient burial site keep Greeks guessing

  • The chequeBig gamble

    How does it feel to bet £900,000 on the Scottish referendum?

  • Tattooed person using tabletRogue ink

    People who lost their jobs because of their tattoos

  • Deepika PadukoneBeauty and a tweet

    Bollywood cleavage row shows India's 'crass' side

  • Relief sculpture of MithrasRoman puzzle

    How to put London's mysterious underground temple back together

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.