Three men (24 years-Shoreham, 21 years-Henfield and 21 years-Hove) were arrested yesterday following a report just after 4:30pm of a fight on Blatchington Road, Hove.
The three men tried to make a quick getaway but were scuppered as they were tracked by police CCTV and were swiftly stopped by officers in Portslade.
All three were initially arrested for affray and a search of their vehicle was conducted where drugs and a weapon were uncovered. All were then arrested for concerned in the supply of class B drugs. One of the men was further arrested for possession of an offensive weapon and the driver then failed a road side drugs test and was arrested for driving under the influence of drugs.
The suspects remain in custody at this time.