Attempted murder arrest after man stabbed in head in Bognor Regis

POLICE have made an arrest after a vicious stabbing attack which left a man with ‘serious injuries’.

Monday, 11th March 2019, 12:01 pm
Updated Monday, 11th March 2019, 1:05 pm
Police

The man, believed to be in his mid-20s, was stabbed in the chest, arms and head in Bognor Regis yesterday evening.

A 23-year-old man from Barnet, London, was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and he remained in custody on Sunday evening.

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A police spokesman said: ‘A man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after being stabbed in the chest, arms and head in Bognor Regis on Sunday afternoon (March 10).

‘The alarm was raised at 5.36pm. A suspect ran off from Marine Park Gardens, leaving the victim, believed to be in his mid-20s, bleeding 'quite heavily'. He was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton.

‘Officers attended and detained a man nearby about ten minutes later.’

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to report online or call 101 quoting serial 1237 of 10/03.

If you see anyone with a knife in the street, please dial 999 immediately.