A stabbing incident that took place on the evening of Saturday 20 May at Hampden Park in Eastbourne has left a 20-year-old Brighton man hospitalised with a back injury. The police are appealing for witnesses and urging anyone with relevant information to come forward.
The incident, which took place around 6:30pm, is currently under investigation. Local police have indicated that this was an isolated event.
Sussex Police are keen to hear from anyone who may have been in the vicinity of Hampden Park at the time of the incident and might have observed any suspicious activity. If you witnessed the incident or have any information that could assist the ongoing investigation, you are encouraged to contact the police online or dial 101, referring to case number 118 of 20/05.
Alternatively, anyone with information can reach out to the independent charity Crimestoppers. The charity assures complete anonymity to those who wish to provide information. They can be contacted on 0800 555 111 or you can report your information online.