An appeal for witnesses is being launched after a man was stabbed in Crawley.
Police were made aware of a man attending Crawley Hospital on Wednesday night (December 7) with a stab wound to the chest. He was subsequently taken to St George’s Hospital in London where he remains in a stable condition.
Initial enquiries have indicated the victim was assaulted by two suspects near the Hollywood Bowl in Crawley Leisure Park around 8pm that evening. The suspects then made off in the direction of The Boulevard.
One suspect is described as 5’ 2” and of medium build with short black hair. The other is around 5’ 9” and of medium build, wearing a face mask and dark clothing.
Anyone who saw what happened or who may have captured any relevant footage from the nearby area is asked to report it to Sussex Police online or by calling 101 quoting serial 1176 of 07/12.
Alternatively, information can be reported anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers, either online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org, or by calling 0800 555 111.