Eastbourne man arrested following Bexhill stabbing

A man has been arrested following an alleged stabbing in Bexhill last night.

Sunday, 18th July 2021, 1:48 pm
Updated Sunday, 18th July 2021, 1:52 pm

Police responded to a report of an altercation involving a knife in Ninfield Road, Bexhill at 9.50pm on Saturday (17 July).

A 39-year-old man suffered a knife wound to the abdomen and was taken to hospital. He has since been discharged.

A 34-year-old man from Eastbourne was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent. He remains in hospital for treatment for an injury.

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Anyone with information or who witnessed what happened is urged to report online or call 101, quoting 1508 of 17/06.