Two arrested after man stabbed in Hastings

A 22-year-old man is in a life-threatening condition after a fight in Crawley
A 22-year-old man is in a life-threatening condition after a fight in Crawley

A man was stabbed in Hastings last night (Thursday, October 12).

Police were called to a report of a disturbance in Priory Road shortly after 10pm.

Officers attended and discovered a 23-year-old man from London had been stabbed in the arm.

Police said he was taken to hospital for treatment.

A 20-year-old man, of an unknown address, was arrested on suspicion of conspiring to commit robbery and conspiring to cause grievous bodily harm with intent.

A 39-year-old man from St Leonards was arrested on suspicion of obstructing an officer in the execution of their duty.

Both remain in custody at this stage and enquiries are ongoing.